Finding God in the Small Things

“What is God doing in your life?”

It’s a question that sometimes requires too much thought to answer. We know He’s there. We know He’s working. But sometimes the progress is about as noticeable as trying to feel the earth turn beneath our feet.

Sometimes it's easy to see God when we see the BIG action take place; healed illnesses, new jobs, fixed relationships, spiritual rebirths, etc. But if we always look for the BIG thing, we often miss some of the best things God does in… Click To Tweet

In 1 Kings 19, the prophet Elijah goes looking for God. While standing on Mount Horeb (aka Mt. Sinai) waiting for God to pass by, Elijah experiences a set of tumultuous conditions; hurricane-like winds, a massive earthquake and a raging fire. At first glance, as he watched (and felt) the turbulence around him, Elijah could have easily surmised that God was in the midst of all that action.

But God wasn’t there.

He wasn’t in the BIG stuff.

God was in the small, silent space that followed. He was in the gentle whisper.

What is God doing in your life?

Take the time to stop, look and listen. Examine where you are today vs. where you were 12 months ago. Notice any change? Anything different?

God is there. He’s always up to something…

…there is nothing covered up that will not be revealed, and hidden that will not be known. – Luke 12:2