As believers, our souls yearn for answers to the profound questions that stir within us. Seeking these answers becomes an inherent part of our human journey as we strive to unravel the mysteries that hold significance to our very being.
In the quest for answers to life’s profound questions, we find solace in the knowledge that Jesus, through His saving grace, has not only transformed our fundamental nature but also provided us with certain truths. Rooted in our faith, these truths serve as guiding lights along our spiritual journey, unveiling glimpses of understanding that bring deep meaning to our lives.
Armed with this knowledge, we possess the clarity and discernment to confidently navigate life’s choices, ensuring that we embark on routes that align with our values.
And when we don’t have answers, Jesus invites us to ask Him our questions. Proverbs 2:3-6 says, “Yes, if you call out for insight and raise your voice for understanding, if you seek it like silver and search for it as for hidden treasures, then you will understand the fear of the Lord and find the knowledge of God. For the Lord gives wisdom; from his mouth come knowledge and understanding.”
Sometimes, we may find ourselves in a situation where it seems as though God isn’t providing the answers we desire to our questions. During these challenging moments, practicing patience and faith becomes crucial. Even if it may be inconvenient or uncomfortable to accept the message He is conveying, it is essential to trust that whatever God sends our way is something we genuinely need to hear.
Philippians reminds us that the peace of God will follow as we communicate with Him. “Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.”
1. Commit Matthew 7:7-8 to memory.
2. Write down one time you received an answer from God that you didn’t understand or want to act on. What could you have done differently?