We are an emotional people. We can be up one minute and down another. Happy than sad. Upbeat then tired. Motivated then depressed. Secure then unsecure. How we feel can determine how much trust we have in God.
Our culture teaches us to trust in our feelings above all. But unfortunately, our feelings can be quite unreliable and unpredictable. We wouldn’t accomplish most things in life if we depended on our feelings alone.
For example, I wouldn’t be writing this post (or anything for that matter) if I let my feelings take over. My feelings of insecurity says that “no one will read this post, relate or care about it.” But I’ve chosen to override my feelings mostly, because my goal and purpose is to help someone else who may read, relate and care about this post.
Trusting our feelings over trusting God is what Satan strives for. Most times he wins. Here’s why… [Read more…]