Consider the lilies

Yesterday whilst I was completing tasks around the house a scripture verse came to me.

25 Therefore I say unto you, Take no thought for your life, what ye shall eat, or what ye shall drink; nor yet for your body, what ye shall put on. Is not the life more than meat, and the body than raiment?

26 Behold the fowls of the air: for they sow not, neither do they reap, nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feedeth them. Are ye not much better than they?

27 Which of you by taking thought can add one cubit unto his stature?

28 And why take ye thought for raiment? Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow; they toil not, neither do they spin:

29 And yet I say unto you, That even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.

– Matthew 6:25-29

I believe that inspiration and words for our life come to us at the times we need them most. I certainly was not thinking about anything other than the little things I needed to do around the house when this popped into my head but reading the verse in context now, I know it was a message to me. Continue reading