Series: Faithbook of Jesus Devotional
Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or drink; or about your body, what you will wear. Is not life more important than food, and the body more important than clothes?
— Matthew 6:25
There is no such thing as a “worry-free” lifebecause Jesus gave us emotions. Here are a few things we can learn from worry:
Worry helps us avoid going down the wrong path. If we are going too far or too fast off the path, the Lord allows us to experience fear and anxiety. But it’s easy to get stuck in the trap of worry. Worry hinders us from moving forward. When the right path has been rediscovered and we’re making steps toward restitution, the bad kind of worry disappears.
Jesus told us not to worry about things like food and clothing. When I struggle with worry, I find myself eating and shopping more. Most people have a favorite com- fort food. Others hide behind their comfort clothes. Worry can keep us from doing ...
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