Tag: #outward appearance


Only God Can Lift You Out of the Dark

"But the LORD said to Samuel, “Do not consider his appearance or his height, for I have rejected him. The LORD does not look at the things people look at. People look at the outward appearance, but the LORD looks at the heart.” 1 Samuel 16:7Most people have a lot on their plate these days. Many don't realize that only God can lift you out of the dark. Some have so much that there appears to be no room for other people's emotional cuisine. On the other hand, "Being believers and all" that attitude may present a problem.Just because we tell ourselves that there is no way we can help another because of what was going through doesn't make it so. Likewise, the moment we entertain thoughts of this nature is the second that we begin to doubt God's power.Remember, God already knows w...