There is a time to work and a time to relax because even the Lord rested after He did His work of creation (Genesis 2:2). If you have difficulty finding respite because you are burdened with cares, then come before the Lord Jesus Christ because He will give you rest (Matthew 11:28).
Plant The Seed Ministries Contributor
The Lord is a just and faithful God. If we confess our sins, the Lord will forgive us and cleanse us from all unrighteousness (1 John 1:8-9).
Waiting to receive encouragement is unproductive. We may be alone in turmoil when we need that boost of motivation. Therefore, we must encourage ourselves in the Lord (1 Samuel 30:6). Recollecting the victories and good things God has done is fruitful thinking. It will bring the hope and encouragement we need to progress.
God gave Noah boldness to built the Ark (Genesis 7:5) when the world was greatly corrupted and wicked. The Lord will also give us the courage we need to follow his guidance and instructions.
The wicked cannot escape the Lord for He knows what they are doing (Psalm 37:13), and the Lord shall judge with fairness.
Abraham believed in God, and it was credited to him as righteousness. In the same way, righteousness is reckoned unto the Believer (Genesis 15:6).