See that tree in the road? Sometimes life hits us with detours like that. What do you do? Panic? Bite your nails? Whine? Down heavy doses of chocolate?No! I’ll tellya whatcha do — You STOP! DROP! and PRAY!!! Right where you are, before you mark off another To Do on your list — Pray! Try it for a week. Whenever you’re feeling anxious — STOP! DROP! and PRAY!!!!
“Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.” Philippians 4:6-7
THE DETOUR PRAYER: Father, You are and you are a rewarder of them that earnestly seek you. (Hebrews 11:6) I’m earnestly seeking you now! Help!! I don’t know what to do. But I do know to turn to You. Thank you for loving me and you promised to give me wisdom when I asked for it. (James 1:5) Here’s what’s bothering me:__________________________.
” Thank you that I can pour my heart out to You, all my complaints and woes. (1 Peter 5:7) I DO believe You can guide me and show me what to do, but there’s a part of me that doesn’t. Please help me, Father, with my unbelief. (Mark 9:24) Thankyou for loving me. In Jesus’ name, amen.”
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