Be Still

He says, “Be still, and know that I am God.”

(Psalm 46:10 NIV)

Other versions put it this way:

“Let go of your concerns! Then you will know that I am God.” (GW)

“Cease striving and know that I am God.” (NASB)

Being still means to come to Him, let go of whatever it is that’s weighing us down, relax and leave matters with Him. It’s not always easy for us to do this, but it can be done. It’s much better when we stop trying and allow Him to be in control. Only then will we be able to acknowledge that He is God with whom all things are possible and who can meet all our needs. Take His instruction to heart and be still today. You’ll be glad you did.

Be still and know that He is God.

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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