Blog article

Don't try to live without your shield

Daily Thought

Your Word for 24 April 2024

Psalm 3:5
‘I lie down and sleep; I wake again, because the LORD sustains me.’

the Lord is your shieldDon’t do anything to jeopardize the protection your shield offers. Live within the slipstream of your shield.
As a child I would ride behind my father on his motorbike. I loved it and occasionally I would try and push my head out to feel the wind on my face. My father would always tell me to pull my head in. While I sat behind him I was secure and protected from the head wind and any flying object in the air. It was only years later when I got my own motorbike that I discovered that without my father as a shield I had to be careful that things did not fly into my face or eyes.
When we live within the slipstream of the shield we can enjoy the protection He offers. When we decide to move out from that protection either through sin or just doing what we want to do, we expose ourselves to many forms of onslaughts, most of which have the power to destroy us.  So live within the slipstream of Your Shield and remain there.

John 15:7 ‘If you remain in Me and My words remain in you, ask whatever you wish, and it will be done for you.’

If you have a PRAYER REQUEST, please send us an e-mail at Prayer@AliveToGod.com For more information about Alive to God, or to subscribe to our free DAILY BIBLE VERSE, please visit www.AliveToGod.com

Share
Subscribe-to-daily-thoughts

Subscribe to our Daily Thought service via email

Mini Magazine

We have just completed our latest issue of the ALIVE MAGAZINE. You will find it full of material and articles that we are sure will inspire and encourage you!

Support

You can also support us in the following ways

You can pray. We value your prayers for this ministry. Pray that God would bless it, and enlarge its influence.(1 Chronicles 4:10).

Help us to expand the influence and effect of this ministry by telling your friends, family and colleagues of its existence and promoting it wherever you can.

Banking details

Account name

Alive To God

bank

Standard Bank

branch

Menlyn

branch code

012345

account number

411338196

Account type

Transmission (Cheque)

Additional information for international purposes
Swft number

SBZAZAJJ

Bank address

Box 35432, Menlo Park,
Pretoria, Gauteng,
South Africa, 0010