Hello. I am new here but would like to ask for prayer. I have been going through a rough period in my personal life (kids, finances, loneliness,etc). I feel like recently I have begun to question my faith. Basically existence as a whole. I have been believing for some things for a long time and feel like I am getting no where. I feel like I am being led in one direction only for it to be a dead end. Maybe I am not listening well enough.
I know there are many people in the bible who had to wait a long time to receive answers but it just makes me wonder. Why I am I here only to be alone? Why am I unable to realize my potential or purpose? Why are my gifts, if any, not evident.
So I guess my prayer is for God to speak to me and provide discernment over his plan for my life.
"For those who he foreknew he also predestined to be confirmed to the image of his Son, in order that he might be the firstborn among many brothers. And those whom he predestined he also called, and those who he called he also justified, and those whom he justified he also glorified. What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us? He who did not spare his own Son...
Galatians 3:1-14 (NLT)1-4 “Oh foolish Galatians! Who cast an evil spell on you? For the meaning of Jesus Christ’s death was made as clear to you as it is if you had seen a picture of his death on the cross. (2) Let me ask you this one question: Did you receive the Holy Spirit by obeying the law of Moses? Of course not! You received the Spirit because you believed the message you heard...