Peace for the New Year
As this year draws to a close, receive My Peace. This is still your deepest need, and I, your Prince of Peace, long to pour Myself into your neediness. My abundance and your emptiness are a perfect match. I designed you to have no sufficiency of your own. I created you as a jar of clay, set apart for sacred use. I want you to be filled with My very Being, permeated through and through with Peace.
Thank Me for My peaceful Presence, regardless of your feelings. Whisper My Name in loving tenderness. My Peace, which lives continually in your spirit, will gradually work its way through your entire being.
For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. — Isaiah 9:6
But we have this treasure in jars of clay to show that this all-surpassing power is from God and not from us. — 2 Corinthians 4:7
But the Counselor, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, will teach you all things and will remind you of everything I have said to you. Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid. — John 14:26-27
Excerpted with permission from Jesus Calling: Enjoying Peace in His Presence by Sarah Young, copyright Sarah Young.
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It’s the end of 2017… A year full of trials and blessings, worries and hope, traumas and celebrations. This coming year we have the joy of entering into the peace that Jesus offers. Let’s embrace it! Happy New Year from all of us at Devotionals Daily! Come share your thoughts on peace on our blog. We want to hear from you! ~ Devotionals Daily