Where do you live mentally? Are you cheerful most of the time, or do you feel like your emotions are wandering aimlessly? Redirect your thoughts to discover the perfect “you are here” place?
Find your personal “You Are Here” Bible verse.
This month, I have focused us on the hundreds of promises of God. For instance, find one particular verse that speaks straight to your heart, and one you feel God recorded just for you. Memorize it and it will be available to you whenever your emotions want to take you on a mental side journey.
We know this life will be full of U-turns, unmarked dirt roads, and being completely lost. But we can take comfort and draw strength from God. Charles Spurgeon says, “If all things do not always please me, they will always benefit me.”
Once you have your favorite verse, you will appreciate wherever life takes you because mentally, “You Are Here” with God!
My personal favorites are Romans 8:28 — “And we know that all that happens to us is working for our good if we love God and are fitting into his plans,” and Psalms 46:10 — “Be still and know that I am God.”
Here are a few others to begin your search:
For I can do everything God asks me to with the help of Christ who gives me the strength and power. Philippians 4:13
[Jesus said,] I am leaving you with a gift—peace of mind and heart! And the peace I give isn’t fragile like the peace the world gives. So don’t be troubled or afraid. John 14:27
For the Lord your God is living among you. He is a mighty savior. He will take delight in you with gladness. With his love, he will calm all your fears. He will rejoice over you with joyful songs. Zephaniah 3:17