Your Personal Bodyguard

I will remain in the world no longer, but they are still in the world, and I am coming to you. Holy Father, protect them by the power of your name, the name you gave me, so that they may be one as we are one.

(John 17:11 NIV)

Good parents go the extra mile to protect their children and even then, they’re not always successful. Our heavenly Father, on the other hand, is. When Satan came before the Lord to accuse Job, the first thing Satan reminded the Lord of His was His constant protection over Job, “You have always put a wall of protection around him and his home and his property” (Job 1:10 NLT).

Are you enjoying the Father’s protection to the point that it frustrates even the devil? Jesus prayed for your protection before going to the cross. “Holy Father, protect them by the power of your name, the name you gave me, so that they may be one as we are one (John 17:11 NIV). If God has been protecting you from something or someone, be wise enough to embrace His protection and thank Him for it.

Thank You, Father, for Your protection over me.

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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