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so hard to deal with ?
183 million people are regularly exposed to
labeled as excessive by the Environmental Protection Agency
Is there such a thing as visual
Do you wish there were more billboards
along the roads you drive ?
Do you feel that God is
Do you wish God’s voice would be
in your life ?
A bedlam of
shocks the senses and perverts
that which if conducted aright might be a blessing.
Ellen White, 2SM p. 36
separate CD and DVD systems for the back seats
coats and jackets equipped with cell phones and MP3 players
and begin breathing
as you read
Said to all Israel, “Be
, Oh Israel, and listen”
Let all the earth be
all who are weary and burdened
and I will give you rest.
Jesus in Matthew 11
If I am not
and if I don’t listen,
How is Jesus going to give me rest ?
Have you spent the same amount of time worrying and talking
about your difficult, confusing situations as you have spent
listening to what God might have to say ?
Why is talking so much easier than
But Jesus often
to a lonely place and prayed.
that is so difficult ?
and keep moving
Than to stop, be
and listen ?
do I voluntarily subject myself to ?
who wants to hear God’s word ?
and guidance we desperately need
Is not going to come from one more meeting or seminar
or sermon or self-help book
for the voice of God
is more interesting
than the voices around you ?
for God in the winds,