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God’s Hands Hold Me
Thursday, November 3, 2022 by Barbara

God’s Hands, 3

For I am the Lord your God who takes hold of your right hand and

says to you, Do not fear; I will help you. Isaiah 41:13

The Lord God, Creator of the universe, Master of the world, holds my hand. When I am stressed or facing a challenge, He takes my hand and tells me not to fear—He’s got it. He will help me. 

My times are in your hands;

deliver me from the hands of my enemies, from those who pursue me. Psalm 31:15

Not only does He hold my hand, He holds my days. When I fear what’s ahead or how any of the moving pieces in my life will come together, I find peace in the assurance that my times—my moments, days, and years—are in God’s hands. When troubles pursue me and doubts rush in, God is there—and He’s got it.

I give them eternal life, and they shall never perish; 

no one will snatch them out of my hand. John 10:28

God holds my hand, He holds my days, and He holds me. I am safe because nothing and no one can snatch me away from God. I am protected. When I’m bewildered or hurting, this simple truth calms my heart and dries my tears: I am held. No matter what threatens, I am saved, safe, secure, kept, held tight. How great is our God!


Comments

Kathy From Hope, NJ At 11/14/2022 12:18:49 PM

Amen!! This scripture has comforted me often over the years, yet it is easy to forget. Thank you for your beautiful expansion on this phenomenal truth, Barbara! :)

Reply by: Barbara Higby Author

Thank you, Kathy!

Sister Jane Abeln From Denville At 11/3/2022 10:47:48 AM

I love this, Barbara. I had a poem published and they found a picture of Jesus's Hands. I will give this to you at the meeting Saturday. Looking forward to it. I want to go to your place using the road I used to use for the High Mountain road Church.

Reply by: Barbara Higby Author

Thank you, Sr. Jane.

Debbie Grant From Englewood At 11/3/2022 7:56:21 AM

The reassurance that I can put foot in front of the other because He is there. The road may be unclear to us but He sees what lies ahead. Trusting Him with the next day when we do not have the power to get through today is what He needs us to remember. Thankful for His hands that hold me so tightly.

Reply by: Barbara Higby Author

Amen, Debbie. How bleak life would be without Him.

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