When Jesus called Peter to step out of the boat to walk on water, Peter did. As long as his eyes were on Jesus, he was fine. But as soon as Peter took his focus off Jesus, he began to sink (Matthew 14:29-31).
I’ve been driving intercity a bit over the past few weeks, and there are a number of road signs encouraging motorcycle riders to expect the unexpected, drive with their lights on, etc. This morning I was reminded of the importance of keeping our focus on Jesus, and one of those road signs reminding riders to always look towards where they want to go came to mind.
Hebrews 12:1-3 encourages us to fix our eyes on Jesus.
2 Corinthians 10:5 “… we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ.”
Proverbs 4:23 ” Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it.”
Psalm 146:7 “…the Lord sets prisoners free.”
Really enjoying exploring the world of Bible Journaling! Have been looking into this for some time, and now just loving this new way to create, express myself and meditate on God’s Word.