Message from Pastor-in-Charge, Ps. Sim Shiu Kee
Hab 3:17-18 “The fig trees might not bud. The vines might not produce any grapes. The olive crop might fail. The fields might not produce any food. There might not be any sheep in the pens. There might not be any cattle in the barns. But I will still be glad because of what the LORD has done. God my Saviour fills me with joy. ”
We are living in the world of injustice, life is not easy but difficult, we all go through painful times but sometimes things get so hard. Many will doubt, worry, complain and our faith is shaken - we're not sure where God is or what he's up to. This is the real fact but we can all learn from Habakkuk. He has chosen to fear the Lord, trust in Him and disallow little faith to hinder God’s power. Real joy did not come from life that is smooth and easy, but in all suffering choose to trust the Lord, and the strength of God will cause us to grow. The real joy of fountain and confident will flow to us from God.
Is my faith shaken? Did l have what Habakkuk experience on that kind of Joy?
Search the areas that affect your faith to shake? Share with God and people around you. Read Habakkuk chapter 3 - meditate the joy of Habakkuk came from.
Dear Heavenly Father, why are there so many injustice issues in this world. l felt so unfair! Things are not turning out to be the way l desire. l am tire and weak, Lord. Lead me know your heart, you are the first God that l know, you are our strength, and your righteousness never changes. Reality has change, but the darkness of the reality will be exposed. Lord l appreciate you for you still care for my life, and still allow me a lot of opportunity to come near to you. l appreciate your unchanging promise for it causes me to enjoy the peace and joy. I love you, Lord. In Jesus’ name I pray. Amen.
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