036-Able to Sleep at Night
The difference between those who follow Christ and those who don’t is not the lack of trouble; it’s the overwhelming, unexplainable peace of God right in the middle of those troubles. Today’s God-story might just help you sleep better tonight.
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Scriptures mentioned in this episode:
(It’s fun comparing different Bible translations. Two versions are included below)
“Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all comprehension, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4:6-7 NASB1995
“Don’t fret or worry. Instead of worrying, pray. Let petitions and praises shape your worries into prayers, letting God know your concerns. Before you know it, a sense of God’s wholeness, everything coming together for good, will come and settle you down. It’s wonderful what happens when Christ displaces worry at the center of your life.” Philippians 4:6-7 MESSAGE
"I will lift up my eyes to the mountains; from where shall my help come? My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth." Psalm 121:1-2
"In peace I will both lie down and sleep, for You alone, o Lord, make me to dwell in safety." Psalms 4:8