Many times in my walk with God I have gotten frustrated and lost. Frustrated because I cant always feel His presence. I have learned that in this race we will have high and low spiritual moments. Just like life has it’s mountains and valleys. The key is to not let those low moments keep us stuck in those valleys. It’s making your mind up that even though you may not feel his presence it doesn’t mean He’s not there.
As a human being we tend to base a lot of our decisions off of emotions and that is a problem! Emotions come and go, we are complicated beings with countless variables. We have to stand on truth to help us overcome. The truth is Gods word! It is able to stand up against any test and will never fail you or be swayed by emotion.
I’m writing this to let you know your not the only one that asks where is God because you can’t feel Him. We’re asking the wrong question it’s not where is God, it’s what can you and I do to be more aware of His presence. See God is not a God who leaves His people in times of need. No, God shows up 100% of time and on every occasion. Awareness is the answer to this riddle. The next time you can’t feel Him and you start to get frustrated just stop, pray, and quiet your spirit.
Meditate on this scripture and look at what Jacob does in a time where he could not feel God’s presence.
Genesis 28:15-16 Then God was right before him, saying “I am God, the God of Abraham your father and the God of Isaac. I’m giving the ground on which you are sleeping to you and to your descendants. Your descendants will be as the dust of the Earth; they’ll stretch from west to east and from north to south. All the families of the Earth will bless themselves in you and your descendants. Yes. I’ll stay with you, I’ll protect you wherever you go, and I’ll bring you back to this very ground. I’ll stick with you until I’ve done everything I promised you. ” Jacob woke up from his sleep. He said, “God is in this place-truly. And I didn’t even know it!”…