God Made You

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It is an exhilarating experience to live the new life, with Christ inside me enabling me to live it. As a man was riding along in his Ford, suddenly something went wrong. He got out and looked at the engine, but he could find nothing wrong. As he stood there, another car came in sight, and he waved it down to ask for help. Out of a brand-new Lincoln stepped a tall, friendly man who asked, “Well, what’s the trouble?” “I cannot get this Ford to move,” was the reply. The stranger made a few adjustments under the hood and then said, “Now start the car.” When the motor started, its grateful owner introduced himself and then asked, “What is your name, sir?” “My name,” answered the stranger, “is Henry Ford.”

The one who made the Ford knew how to make it run. God made you and me, and He alone knows how to run your life and mine. We could make a complete wreck of our lives without Christ. When He is at the controls, all goes well. Without Him, we can do nothing.

Prayer for the day

Lord, so often I forget to give You complete control and I fail. Teach me to rely completely on You for my strength and needs.

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5 Comments

  1. Barry Johnson says:

    AMEN! Thank you so much for providing these daily devotions. They are always so good and moving. A wonderful was to start every day. Thanks be to GOD!

  2. Meri Louise Noyes says:

    Love your devotions

  3. Gerry says:

    I want Christ to be the center focus of my life. I gladly surrender all to him.. He is far more important than the air that I breathe. Thank you Lord for your Holy Presence and Eternal Love

  4. Joyce Paul says:

    We are called to reflect God with all we are, and that included our words .May our mouth be filled with Thank-Giving and words that benefit others. Divine Blessings shower upon you! amen.