Have you noticed how busy life can get? You might be back at school for the fall, and it can seem overwhelming. You’ve got homework, sports, friends, and in the balance of it all, you might feel overloaded.
How do you deal with all the pressures of life, and still come out with a good attitude? Hopefully, today’s Bible verse will encourage you.
Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. – Matthew 11:28 (NIV)
In this verse, we see that no matter how busy life gets we can find rest in Jesus. This means that even in the midst of all the stress of life, going to Jesus will help you find rest. Yes, life is busy. There will be seasons when you feel overwhelmed, but if you can keep your eyes focused on Jesus, you’ll make it through. In Jesus, you can find peace and rest.
Jesus offers a rest that supersedes anything the world has to offer. This rest is filled with His love and peace. His rest gives encouragement and guidance. So determine to spend some time in His presence today finding His rest.
Today’s Truth: Find Rest in Jesus
Choose to rest in Jesus. Let go of your burdens by giving them to Him. Pray, “Jesus, I come to You. I trust You with my life.” I know You are able to handle these situations, so I give them to You.”