Silence

Five Minute Friday on Monday night
Go:
The Lord will fight for you; you need only to be still.”
When I think of silence, I think of one particular time in my life when I know, I just knew I had to be silent.  It was a time during my 2nd marriage was falling apart.  My 1st marriage had failed for many reasons and I was determined that my second one would not.  But I was also determined that this go around I was not going to be a door mat.  No one was going to run over me again.  Hence, part of the reason my 2nd was failing.
I was done!  And God spoke to me, saying be quiet, I will fight for you.  And he did.  I literally closed my mouth for 1 year and He rebuilt a marriage.  That was 12 years ago and we are better than ever.   I now have a voice but without that time of silence, I wouldn’t be where I am and God wouldn’t have had the glory.  He has given me many other opportunities to be silent and every time He comes out on top!
Amen!
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4 thoughts on “Silence

    1. Thanks for the encouragement. It’s amazing how if I listen to Him closely and I keep my mouth closed how he will redeem me in many situations. Varied in nature. He definitely knows what he is doing. Thanks again,
      Rhonda

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  1. What a witness to God’s power and obeying it! I’m afraid I’m not always a good listener and miss God’s word for me. Thanks for sharing! Cindy #fmf

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