He Understands

This High Priest of ours understands our weaknesses, for he faced all of the same testings we do, yet he did not sin. So let us come boldly to the throne of our gracious God. There we will receive his mercy, and we will find grace to help us when we need it most.
(Hebrews 4:15-16 NLT)

“No one understands like Jesus,” someone once said, and they’re right. No matter how understanding someone might be, they’ll never totally understand what we’re going through the way Jesus would. That’s why in my time of need, I’d much rather run to His throne of grace, where I’m assured of His mercy and grace, than run to someone else and be disappointed. One of Joyce Meyer’s well-known sayings is “Don’t run to the phone, run to the throne.” We’d be wise to follow her advice.

Don’t run to the phone, run to the throne.

– Joyce Meyer

Published by risingwiththeson

Farah obtained her Honours Bachelor of Arts Degree (with a double major in English and Religious Studies) from the University of Toronto, where she also completed her Bachelor of Education (OISE). While she enjoys teaching, writing gives Farah equal pleasure. She began to exercise this passion with the publication of "Rising with the Son," her daily devotional blog. It is designed to help strengthen the faith of her readers in Jesus. Through her writing, it is Farah's wish to inspire others and help them develop a closer relationship with God and His Son, Jesus Christ.

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