WHAT IS BUGGING YOUR SPOUSE?
One of the things that really bug’s a wife is that her husband never asks for directions when he is lost.
And a big AMEN from me! Lol!!!
Well wives I have an eye opener for you, us wives need directions also.
How many times are you totally OFF TRACK in your thinking, but you don’t ask for help.
David wrote in Psalms 23 that the LORD is His shepherd.
David was a shepherd and he knew how VITAL it was to keep his sheep from straying and he protected them from thieves and wild animals by forfeiting his own life.
YAHWEH ROI is the one true shepherd for His people.
“The LORD is my shepherd, I shall not want.
He makes me lie down in green pastures.
He leads me beside quiet waters,
he restores my soul.
He guides me in paths of righteousness
For his name’s sake.” (Psalm 23:1-3)
God gently, through His precious Holy Spirit, brings you back when you wander from God’s way of righteousness.
When you are going through DARK times in your marriage, He is there constantly caring for you.
He watches over you night and day because we are like sheep, when we are vulnerable, we start to panic.
CASE AND POINT: My father-in-law (who lived with us for 17 years), my aunt (my mothers sister who I was very close to), and my mother and father, all died within a year and a half. It is said that it takes about 2 years to get over the death of a family member. I didn’t get 2 year intervals to finish mourning before another death was to be dealt with.
I can testify that God truly “restored my soul” and our family was able to deal with grief and gain supernatural strength to stay focused on Jesus during our ordeal.
Scripture tells us that without Christ, we have no direction.
Without Christ you cannot CONTROL your attraction to sin, or your selfish nature.
How can you keep your spiritual life on course without Christ.
Jesus is called the “Lamb of God” and the “Good Shepherd.” He became a part of the flock like us by laying down His life.
Because Jesus was the Lamb of God, we can truly live.
Do you let your fears dictate to you how to respond to the issues of life?
YAHWEH ROI, our LORD the Shepherd, has left us His promises.
Psa.23:4 “Even though I walk
Through the valley of the shadow of death,
I will fear no evil,
For you are with me;
Your rod and your staff,
They comfort me.
Is the devil lying to you that your marriage is not going to make it?
Does he tell you that you are missing out on LIFE?
Are you afraid of what you will do if something happens to your spouse?
Fear is powerful and it will push you into the WRONG path.
Insecurity and anxiety will overwhelm you if you let fear shape your behavior and choices.
Stay on the right path as you allow the Holy Spirit to DIRECT your marital life.
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