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Should You Take A Chill Pill ?

Hello from the other side. don’t worry, am not Adele but seriously, Hello !!
It’s a beautiful morning in Southampton, UK and I am just walking up Winchester Road, meditating on the scriptures when something dawned on me. Do you realize that one of the most difficult things to do as a believer in Jesus Christ is to BE STILL in the midst of a storm? We have this urge to do something. It’s even worse when you are a natural problem solver or a solution provider like me, you just want to do something. Yet, we were given a perfect example of what to do, in the gospel according to Mark chapter 4, it says "Jesus Himself was in the stern, asleep on the cushion; and they woke Him and said to Him, "Teacher, do You not care that we are perishing?”.
Do you see the silly question Jesus's disciples asked him simply because he was sleeping through the storm? I can’t even imagine someone asking the Lord "Do you not care?”. This is exactly what we do when we are going through challenge…