This is our B moment. Our moment to be still…to be fed by the Word of God…to be grateful.
Scripture reference: Psalm 34:17 (ESV)
Today I want you to know that sometimes God will take you to the brink, only to show you that He has you.
When I turn to the Scriptures, I think about when the Israelites fled Egypt after being enslaved for more than 400 years. When God guided them out of Egypt, He didn’t take them on a logical path from point A to point B. Instead, He led them on a more roundabout path.
The same can be true for you. You might have a problem that you want God to fix immediately, but God leads you on a more roundabout way instead.
The path that God led the Israelites on landed them between the wilderness and the Red Sea. When the Israelites saw Pharaoh’s army in the distance marching toward them, they panicked because they thought they had nowhere to run but into the Red Sea.
God brought them to the brink only to reveal that He had them. Just as they feared the worst, God instructed Moses to hold his staff over the Red Sea, and a path opened up for the Israelites to walk through on dry ground.
Is God leading you to the brink? If so, begin expecting and watch for His awesome power to be revealed in whatever situation you may be dealing with today. As you do that, hold onto these words: “When the righteous cry for help, the Lord hears and delivers them out of all their troubles.” Psalm 34:17 (ESV)
Share today’s message and watch B Moments every Wednesday on the Blues to Blessings YouTube channel.
So today, keep your expectations high.