Monday, March 16, 2020
Forced to stop
It's a time that proves once again that you cannot assume you will have a tomorrow that looks the same as yesterday.
I was out early this morning getting all errands run so I could take advantage of being home, getting some projects done and then relaxing.
I saw fear in people's eyes.
I heard conversations that made me sad...a lady at the front of the line at the grocery store talked about how scared she was. Her husband was waiting to hear if he'd be let go from his job and she herself had very few hours to count on, she said "I'm scared".
This period of time is going to give us so many opportunities to share the Gospel and explain to people that God is the only unchangeable in all of creation. But, right now there are also practical ways we can be Jesus to people. And I suspect that may be even more powerful than just talking right now. There is SO much talking right now....
Watch for opportunities that wouldn't have existed a couple of weeks ago without the virus. It's not that hard to understand how the Lord will use this time to lead people to Himself!
Men offer nothing to turn to, nothing to count on that can't change in a moment of time.
God Almighty is the same yesterday, today and forever!!