Life can present some tough obstacles, causing believers to rely all the more upon Christ. In a recent blog post for JeffBethke.com, the website of the inspirational speaker and New York Times best-selling author, Jefferson Bethke's wife, Alyssa, tells believers to "roll our burdens to God and wait for Him to act."
Bethke references Psalm 37: 5-6, "Commit your way to the Lord; trust in Him, and He will act," and shares the words of the late British Baptist preacher Charles Spurgeon who once encouraged the faithful to go beyond simply giving Christ only their present cares.
"'Roll the whole burden of life upon the Lord," says Spurgeon. "Leave with Jehovah not thy present fretfulness merely, but all thy cares; in fact, submit the whole tenor of thy way to Him. Cast away anxiety, resign thy will, submit thy judgment, leave all with the God of all,'" says the preacher, who uses the example of how the farmer sows his seeds, ploughs and leaves the harvest up to God...Read more at CHRISTIAN POST