You are he who took me from the womb

Yet you are he who took me from the womb; you made me trust you at my mother’s breasts. On you was I cast from my birth, and from my mother’s womb you have been my God. Be not far from me, for trouble is near, and there is none to help. Many bulls encompass me; strong bulls of Bashan surround me; they open wide their mouths at me, like a ravening and roaring lion. Psalms 22: 9-13

From before we are born, actually from before we were conceived, God know us. He is our God from before time began. God has planned each step on our journey and He is there watching over us. We can argue the science of when a person is a person but we cannot argue what God tells us.

Before our parents met God knew us. He already knew when we would take our first steps, speak our first word and yes commit our first sin. He knew whether we would choose to follow Him or choose our own path. Nothing is hidden from God.

We can try to hide. We can run, but wherever we go God is there. From the highest mountain to the deepest ocean He is there. But He never forces Himself on us. God wants us to freely choose to follow Him.

Have a blessed day,

David

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About dwwork

The name of this blog is taken from 1 Peter 3:13 - “always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect, keeping a clear conscience. This verse became special to me over ten years ago when I was asked to teach an adult Sunday school class on Christian apologetics. This interest grew over the years to the point that I took some graduate level classes in apologetics. I think the best way to be prepared to give and answer to everyone who asks is to know scripture. It is my hope that through these short devotionals the reader will become more familiar with each verse. I have tried when possible to make them personal hoping in some small way to show that God’s word written over two thousand years ago is still relevant today. In the writing of these short devotionals I have been able to better understand how God’s word impacts my life. It is my hope that you too will come closer to our Lord Jesus and develop a closer relationship with Him. Finally, if the reader finds anything in conflict with scripture please let me know. God’s word is the final authority always overrules anything I might write. David
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