And he answered, Fear not: for they that be with us are more than they that be with them.
And Elisha prayed, and said, Lord I pray thee, open his eyes, that he may see. And the Lord opened the eyes of the young man; and he saw: and, behold, the mountain was full of horses and chariots of fire round about Elisha.
II Kings 6:16-17
Elisha could see God’s protection, plan, and path; but Elisha’s servant and the Syrian army were blind to the reality.
Are you seeing the big picture and all the details? Ask God!
Father, open my eyes when I don’t see; when fear, doubt, pride, ego and anything not of You clouds my thinking where I see what I think I see.
When I think I’m outnumbered like the Syrian army and Elisha prayed for their eyes to be opened, show me Lord what I’m supposed to see about every person and every situation.
Humbly I say thank You in advance for this vision. Amen.
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