February 19, 2023 – I’m Overwhelmed
There are moments when life is too much. We have reached the end of our capacity. However, those times when we are pushed beyond our limits is when God does his best work in us. How good it is to be emptied of self and filled with Christ.
Psalm 40:11-17 11 As for you, O LORD, you will not restrain your mercy from me; your steadfast love and your
faithfulness will ever preserve me! 12 For evils have encompassed me beyond number; my iniquities have overtaken me, and I cannot see; they are more than the hairs of my head; my heart fails me. 13 Be pleased, O LORD, to deliver me! O LORD, make haste to help me! 14 Let those be put to shame and disappointed altogether who seek to snatch away my life; let those be turned back and brought to dishonor who delight in my hurt! 15 Let those be appalled because of their shame who say to me, “Aha, Aha!” 16 But may all who seek you rejoice and be glad in you; may those who love your salvation say continually, “Great is the LORD!” 17 As for me, I am poor and needy, but the Lord takes thought for me. You are my help and my deliverer; do not delay, O my God!