Behold, God is my salvation, I will trust and not be afraid; for the LORD God is my strength and song, and He has become my salvation – Isaiah 12:2
Have you noticed how crazy your emotions are sometimes? You can be having the best day, then something bad happens and your emotions change from happy to upset almost instantly. Emotions are very unpredictable and often unstable.
The interesting thing is that your emotions follow your thoughts. If you find yourself overcome with fear, you need to stop and think about what you’ve been thinking about. Have you been focused more on the problems going on or on God?
Today’s Truth: Your Emotions Follow Your Thoughts
God wants us to trust in Him. He shares in this verse that He is your strength and song. If you think on this truth and think about the fact that He is your salvation, your emotions will eventually line up with this truth. So today, if fear has been an issue in your life, be encouraged. Focus on the goodness of God and choose to let Him be your strength. As you do this, your emotions will follow too.