No choices please (let God choose for you)

No choices please (let God choose for you)

Prayer kills worry

New ET13 (2)
For I know the thoughts that I have towards you, they’re thoughts of good and not evil, to bring you an expected end. (Jeremiah 29:11)
This is one of my favourite Bible verses (actually, 2nd to Matthew 28:20b)
Why is this one of my favourite?
Because this means:

  • God thinks of us continually.
  • He has masterminded perfect plans, even before we arrived.
  • If we go with His plan, the end will be very good.

I was born into Christianity and was taught to walk with God. Somehow, I’ve learnt to be dependent on Him.
One thing I still don’t know how to do is make my own choices. I’ve always been afraid of making the wrong ones, so I let everyone else make them for me. When I got to the inevitable choice making age, like choosing a major or a college/university to attend, I did the only thing I could think of; I asked God to choose for me.
This might sound mysterious, but He did. I had some choices, but one by one He eliminated every chance of those choices coming to be, and left just one. At first it seemed like a joke (you know, He does not just choose anything for you, He gives you the very best.)
Anyways, I was left with a choice that was supposed to be impossible and I’d thought that I just ruined my life. Yes, it was that scary.
Today, my challenges of unbelief cases are not even half as much as I faced at that time, and although I still think I’d made or that I’m making a wrong choice, I remember that I didn’t make the choice alone.
I don’t usually make any choices alone, because in my life’s story, I always come face to face with one choice – God’s choice.
You see why I love this verse so much?
I know my story will be very good.

Please follow and like us:


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Enjoy this blog? Please spread the word :)


Hey love,
Hope you're doing great?
Love what you see and would love to be updated?
Just fill in the details and click on the subscribe button.
I'll love to hear from you.
À bientôt

You have successfully subscribed to the newsletter

There was an error while trying to send your request. Please try again.

Elizabeth's Turf will use the information you provide on this form to be in touch with you and to provide updates and marketing.