Worry/Fret Not (Part 2)

When God’s word tells us to not do something, He always gives us some positive actions to help us.  It is also true with the Psalmists admonition to Fret Not.  The first thing we are to do is Trust in the Lord.  So what does trust mean?  The Amplified Bible says, “Trust [rely on and have confidence] in the Lord and do good; Dwell in the land and feed [securely] on His faithfulness.” We can trust in the Lord because He is reliable and faithful.  He hurries to perform His word in our lives.

This week read Psalm 37:1-8 and meditate on what God’s word says about how to overcome worry.  

Inspired by the Holy Spirit,  the Psalmist wrote, “Fret (Worry) not thyself because of evildoers, neither be thou envious against the workers of iniquity. For they shall soon be cut down like the grass, and wither as the green herb. Trust in the Lord, and do good; so shalt thou dwell in the land, and verily thou shalt be fed. Delight thyself also in the Lord: and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart. Commit thy way unto the Lord; trust also in him; and he shall bring it to pass. And he shall bring forth thy righteousness as the light, and thy judgment as the noonday. Rest in the Lord, and wait patiently for him: fret not thyself because of him who prospereth in his way, because of the man who bringeth wicked devices to pass. Cease from anger, and forsake wrath: fret not thyself in any wise to do evil.” Psalm 37:1-8  (KJV)

Today, trust in the Lord, do good and dwell in the land and feed on His faithfulness.  Read His word.

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Sharan Robinson

I'm a retired Registered Nurse, who has a love for Jesus and for sharing His word. My passion is for the Lost to Know Him as Savior and Lord. I have been writing my Morning Thoughts now each morning for a couple of years. I hope God will use them to Bless you and others with His Word.