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God Will Guide You: A Daily Meditation

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Do you think that God really cares about every decision you make? Does He even care about the big decisions you face? How do you know God will guide you?

Psalm 37:23-24 beautifully illustrates God’s intimate care:  

“The Lord directs the steps of the godly. He delights in every detail of their lives. Though they stumble, they will never fall for the Lord holds them by the hand.”  

Psalm 37:23-24

As you reflect on this profound truth, allow yourself to find solace and peace in the certainty that God is intricately involved in every aspect of your life. Take a moment to contemplate where you are seeking specific guidance from God at this place in your journey. 

Picture the Lord drawing you close, wrapping you in His loving embrace and showing you the path He wants you to take. Remember, you’re always in His reach, and He cares about even the tiniest details of your life, making sure you stay on track. 

In challenging seasons when you’re not sure where you’re supposed to go, it’s natural to question God’s plan and feel abandoned. Don’t be afraid to acknowledge these feelings before Him, knowing that He understands your struggles and stands ready to guide you and comfort you. 

When the Israelites were in the wilderness, God guided them with a cloud by day and a pillar of fire by night. His constant presence was a source of comfort. Know that God’s presence is constant in your life too. Whenever you need help, God will guide you. 

Gracious Lord, thank You for carrying me through this life. I get so weary, Lord, but I know that I am upheld by Your righteous right hand. Forgive me for doubting You and trying to navigate life on my own. I need You in every season. I commit myself to You today. In Jesus’ name. Amen.  

When your journey seems long or confusing, take heart. There is One who will safely navigate you through the seas of life. He will lighten your load and carry you through rough waters. In the midst of every discouraging situation, Jesus is there to say, “Peace, be still.” 

Now listen to the 2-minute version of this Abide meditation, “God Will Guide You,” from Psalm 37. To go deeper with God on this verse with the full-length version of this meditation, download the Abide app. A premium subscription will give you access to our vast library of content. Use this link for 25% off.