Do you ever wonder where God is when you’re in a trial, being mistreated, or waiting for an answer to prayer? Though it doesn’t seem so to us, God is always in control and God’s timing is always right.
2 Kings 25
What’s Up with God’s Timing?
Where is God?
God is always near and always in control! Always! So often we wonder, “Where is God? Doesn’t He know what’s going on here?” But He says:
“When I choose the proper time, I will judge uprightly” (v. 2).
Think about that. He has all the facts. He knows the end from the beginning. He knows what each of us needs to help conform us to the image of Christ, and … He chooses the proper time.
Today’s Other Readings:
Mercy Even in Judgment
The book of 2 Kings ends, sadly, with the complete destruction of Jerusalem and the people being carried off captive to Babylon. This was God’s judgment for their continued rebellion as a nation. But the last few verses contain a picture of God’s mercy and faithfulness. Continue reading