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Divine Note #55 - Let God and his people help you - Proverbs 3:5-7

Divine Note #55 – Aug. 15, 2010

Let God and his people help you - Proverbs 3:5-7
Proverbs 3:5-7 (The Message) Trust God from the bottom of your heart; don't try to figure out everything on your own. Listen for God's voice in everything you do, everywhere you go; he's the one who will keep you on track. Don't assume that you know it all. Run to God! Run from evil.

I am convinced that many Christians live under a veil of propriety and under the illusion that they have to keep quiet about the issues that they face because they don’t want to be seen as weak. There are also people who genuinely have a fear of asking for help because they are caregivers and not care-receivers. And there are people who are so close to God that they can lift up the concerns of others, but fail to adequately tell God how much they are hurting because they may not trust him. I fall into all three of those categories, and let me tell you that it is a very lonely place to be.

I would rather listen t…