Is it Well With Your Soul?

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In the world in which we live, we give most attention to satisfying the appetites of the body and practically none to the soul. Consequently, we are one-sided. We become fat physically and materially, while spiritually we are lean, weak and anemic. The soul actually demands as much attention as the body. It demands fellowship and communion with God. It demands worship, quietness, and meditation. Unless the soul is fed and exercised daily, it becomes weak and shriveled. It remains discontented, confused, restless. Many people turn to alcohol to try to drown the cryings and longings of the soul. Some turn to a new sex experience. Others attempt to quiet the longings of their souls in other ways. But nothing but God ever completely satisfies, because the soul was made for God, and without God it is restless and in secret torment.

Prayer for the day

Dear Lord, I thank You that when my soul cried out for forgiveness and love, You were there. Today help me to live as Your child should.

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9 Comments

  1. Margareta Cronholm says:

    Thank you, I always enjoy your writings, Mr. Billy Graham. I am so happy for the Lord. God is growing me up, and I can see His nearness in everything. It fills my soul with love !

  2. Somi Eagles says:

    Amen & Amen. Without Christ my life will be lived in vain. Thank you Jesus for loving and for taking care of me and my children! Awesome devotion wish I could get it on my phone everyday.

  3. Patsy Armstrong says:

    It is well with my soul! Praise the Lord!

  4. lydia kirui says:

    Awesome message!! thanks!

  5. Justin Morrow says:

    Amen. Great way to start off the day & week

  6. Gerry says:

    A hungry soul needs spiritual nourishment every morning. There is no better way to start your day than with prayer and studying God’s Word. In fact this forum is a perfect example.

  7. Jim & Marsha Goins says:

    Hit the spot today. Jim

  8. Joyce Paul says:

    HIS presence is always with us, HIS Peace has the power to guard our heart, His Love provides security for our Souls.God Bless Us!