The Secret of Surrender

By   •   August 27   •   Topics: ,

We have heard the modern expression, “Don’t fight it-it’s bigger than both of us.” Those who are meek do not fight back at life. They learn the secret of surrender, or yielding to God. He then fights for us! Instead of filling your mind with resentments, abusing your body by sinful diversion, and damaging your soul by willfulness, humbly give all over to God. Your conflicts will disappear and your inner tensions will vanish into thin air. Then your life will begin to count for something. You will have the feeling of belonging to life. Boredom will melt away, and you will become vibrant with hope and expectation. Because you are meekly yielded, you will begin to “inherit the earth” of good things, which God holds in store for all who trust Him with their all.

Prayer for the day

Let me yield to You this day, Father, all my innermost thoughts. I cannot hide from You.

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  1. Barbara Bello says:

    I am working what Jesus said we should, all the stress and problems are changing. I’m letting Jesus help. i want him to lead my life. all the pains and troubles are going away, my life is his.

  2. Mark Olson says:

    This covers a bit of almost every step in a 12 step program. Amen

  3. Richard Lewis says:

    Thank you for your magazine Decision.
    To God the glory…

  4. Gerry says:

    If you seem to be running around in circles, never moving forward in life, perhaps you should quit trying to do it on your own. Not only will you never succeed, you will most likely become worse off. A much wiser choice is to surrender it all to Christ. Admit that your efforts at a good life are hopeless without him in it. He will gladly help you pick up the pieces and guide you on the right path to peace and joy with him forever.

  5. bui says:

    Spiritual food is our daily needs. Kindly nourish me. Thanks

  6. Edna Syfko says:


  7. Libia Petkovich says:

    I thank my Lord for His word and His promises. I surrender all and I put all my concerns at the feet of the cross.

    1. Sms Arguello says:

      To God be the glory and for this I surrender for ever and ever. I have run the good fight,

  8. Rosemary says:

    He is my tower of strength my Saviour! To God be the Glory forever and ever.!!! Amen

  9. Brian Moldenhauer says:

    Amen – Praise God.