WEDNES DAY, 15TH JANUARY, 2020 .
QUOTE OF THE DAY: “YOU CAN’T SEE GOD’S HANDS WHEN YOUR EYES ARE FULL OF TEARS ”
ANCHOR TEXT: “There hath no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able; but will with the temptation also make a way to escape, that ye may be able to bear it ” 1 Corinthians 10:13.
Complaining, depression, self-pity and self-comparison have never been solutions to any problem. Psalm 1:6 says; ‘for the LORD watches over the way of the righteous…’. This implies that for every challenge, a solution has already been proffered by God, waiting for you to discover and apply. But you cannot perceive that subtle solution when your eyes are full of tears, when you are down with depression! Because we actually see with our minds. A confused mind and an unhappy person cannot see anything. The great Italian war general, General Hannibal, once screamed in anger; ‘I shall find a way or make a way’ when he was told that nobody or no army troop could cross the Alps (the tough and rough mountains of Southern Europe) with elephants! Of course He did! It was not in a depression mood that David got clue to solving his problems. Solution came as he pulled himself together and stopped crying. There is something good in every circumstance. Annie Clark, a 7 year old child born without hands but with ‘excellent’ spirit won a national USA award for penmanship. A