Friday, February 9, 2024

Jehoshaphat's Secret Weapon: Worship in the Storm

Our God, will you not judge them? For we have no power to face this vast army that is attacking us. We do not know what to do, but our eyes are on you.II Chronicles 20:12

When the world closes in and anxiety knocks on your door, remember Jehoshaphat's masterclass in faith. Instead of trying to wrestle the problem to the ground or relying on his own strength, he chose to lift his eyes and his voice to God. He prayed and worshiped, surrendering his ears and worries to the Almighty.

When the weight of the world threatens to crush you, let the anxiety be a trigger to turn to worship. Dive into the Word, immerse yourself in prayer, and find community in Bible studies and church. Let the sweet embrace of worship envelop you, and watch as it chases away the shadows of worry.

In the midst of chaos, Jehoshaphat's example reminds us that worship is the ultimate game changer. It's the secret weapon that turns fear into faith and anxiety into peace. So let's choose to worship our way out of worry, and into the loving arms of our Heavenly Father.

This picture was taken when we traveled through Massachusetts, June 2024