Thursday, November 15, 2012

When It Feels Like God is Silent

Welcome! I’m over at 5 Minutes for Faith today reflecting on the times in my life when God seems silent. Here’s the beginning of my post…
He says, “Be still, and know that I am God.”
Psalm 46:10a NIV
Sometimes I just don’t hear Him. I know He’s there. But for reasons unknown to me, He’s choosing to remain silent.
I wonder if I’ve done something. 
I wonder if He’s testing me.
And…I wonder if, for now, the silence is okay.

Maybe there’s nothing more to it than knowing God is always with me, even when I don’t hear Him and can’t feel Him.
I keep talking to Him and spending time in His Word, and I know He hears me.
Maybe I’m like a child who learns to trust her mom is there when she calls to her… Read more.
To read the rest of my post, join me at 5 Minutes for Faith. And if you would, please leave a comment so I’ll know you stopped by!

In Christ,


  1. Thanks for linking up to WFW this week!

  2. Hi's so weird. I just posted about silence but from another perspective. What you wrote here is another important aspect to it. When God is silent.

  3. Thanks for linking up over at WholeHearted Home this week...your posts are always such a blessing. I'm going to hop over to the other blog to read the rest...I am in suspense!!

  4. God is definitely comfortable with silence. It’s something I need to get better at.

    Thanks for sharing!

    Via Spiritual Sundays

  5. Thank you for sharing this encouraging post.

  6. Beautiful post... I left a comment on the other blog.


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