George Mueller: “God is a lovely Being…”

Are you able to say, from the acquaintance you have made with God, that He is a lovely Being? If not, let me affectionately entreat you to ask God to bring you to this, that you may admire His gentleness and kindness, that you may be able to say how good He is, and what a delight it is to the heart of God to do good to His children.

Now the nearer we come to this in our inmost souls, the more ready we are to leave ourselves in His hands, satisfied with all His dealings with us. And when trial comes, we shall say:

“I will wait and see what good God will do to me by it, assured He will do it.”

Thus we shall bear an honorable testimony before the world, and thus we shall strengthen the hands of others. –George Mueller

Do you know Him?  If you don’t, it is no wonder that you may feel disenchanted, bewildered or even embittered and angry in the struggles you have encountered in your life.  You are not yet His child…He is not yet obligated to embrace and nurture you as His own.  Trust Him.

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