A Message from our pastor, Steve Dambra…
During my quiet time one morning, I read through
Psalm 46. “God is our refuge and strength, always ready to help in times of trouble. So we will not fear, even if earthquakes come and the mountains crumble into the sea. Let the oceans roar and foam. Let the mountains tremble as the waters surge!” (verses 1-3)
Most of you are aware of the challenges my family and I have been going through with my mom’s recent surgery and declining health. Like many of you, I question God during these times. It is important for me to remember how much God loves me and those I love.
The key in these verses is found in verses one and two – God is our refuge and
strength, always ready to help in times of trouble so we will not fear.
I think that’s what God is calling us to do during these times. Remember that
God is our refuge. He is our strength, so we should not fear – no matter what
happens. God is reminding us to be still and know that He is God and know that He is in control and know that He will provide and He will make a way.
It’s in God that we can find our true security, no matter what happens, in any
aspect of our lives.
Let’s remember what the Psalmist writes in verse 10: “Be still, and know that I