God-Guided Footprints

JULY 2ND, 2022      |     Have you ever walked the beach and found yourself trying to walk in the footprints of someone else? Chances are it felt awkward. Why? Because God fashioned you with a distinct stride. Following the path of others isn’t God’s will for your life. In fact, doing so will lead you away from your God-guided path. God has a road for you to travel–one that leads to the destination He has distinctly prepared for you. Since you walk by faith, you will not know everything along the way. You’ll need to keep asking God for direction, being sensitive to His leading, and proceeding accordingly. As you travel this narrow path, trust that the Lord is with you throughout every step you take. Others may misguide you, your flesh may want to take an easier route, and the enemy may try to lure you into a ditch; but God will never mislead you. He will point out the best path for your life. There, He’ll provide for your needs, protect your footprints, and help you fulfill your destiny. Should you detour, quickly repent; and God will guide you back to the correct path He wants your feet to travel.

God-Guided Footprints

The Lord directs the steps of the godly. He delights in every detail of their lives. –Psalm 37:23 NLT

The Lord directs the steps of the godly. He delights in every detail of their lives. –Psalm 37:23 NLT

Have you ever walked the beach and found yourself trying to walk in the footprints of someone else? Chances are it felt awkward. Why? Because God fashioned you with a distinct stride. Following the path of others isn’t God’s will for your life. In fact, doing so will lead you away from your God-guided path.

God has a road for you to travel–one that leads to the destination He has distinctly prepared for you. Since you walk by faith, you will not know everything along the way. You’ll need to keep asking God for direction, being sensitive to His leading, and proceeding accordingly.

As you travel this narrow path, trust that the Lord is with you throughout every step you take. Others may misguide you, your flesh may want to take an easier route, and the enemy may try to lure you into a ditch; but God will never mislead you. He will point out the best path for your life. There, He’ll provide for your needs, protect your footprints, and help you fulfill your destiny. Should you detour, quickly repent; and God will guide you back to the correct path He wants your feet to travel.

Thank God that He faithfully leads you each step of the way.

Ask the Holy Spirit to help you stay on the path of God’s choosing.

Barbara Alpert
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