The link shared below is something I found both encouraging and helpful. I wanted to share it with the hope that it will also encourage you to spend some quality time with God. I will preface it with this … prayer can also be spontaneous which Scripture supports in Colossians 4:2, where it tells us…
When we find our joy and hope in God it will not fluctuate according to circumstances.
Whether I am in a “wilderness experience” or rejoicing on a mountain-top I have learned – it is good to stop and remember the height and depth, and length and width of God’s love and give Him praise!
His Word isn’t just power against sin though …
Captivated by thoughts of Calvary …
sadness that is wearing on my mind and heart and causes me to seek You even more! –
It strengthens us to take thoughts that are not beneficial or pleasing to Him captive, making them obedient to Jesus Christ – who holds the power over sin and death.
Faith doesn’t just move mountains it moves hearts closer to God.
How could a nighttime stroll – which I imagine took place because he was home and couldn’t sleep knowing his men were out at war – end so tragically?
Because knowing God’s character helps us to TRUST Him