7 Powerful Assurances When Life Is Spinning Around Too Fast

It was called the “Merry Go Round.”

Every day at recess, we would run and jump on that crazy thing for the fun of it. and spin around until we were dizzy.

We would spin, twirl, swirl, bounce, and ride around until we were dizzy.

(Or, we’d get thrown off because it was going so fast!)

Sometimes life gets to spinning around too fast! It can make us dizzy. Here is encouragement and for when life is hard. These 7 truths offer spiritual inspiration and affirmation for moments when the Merry Go Rounds of life are making you unsteady!

Sometimes, life feels like we are riding on one of those crazy “Merry Go Rounds” again.

We spin, we swirl, we twirl, we bounce, and we ride through life until we are completely dizzy.

Even when we get off of a particular “ride,” things can keep spinning.

It can be hard to walk with steady footing.

Our steps can become uneven.

We can even feel a little dazed and confused with all that the “rides” of life are throwing at us.

Sometimes life gets to spinning around too fast! It can make us dizzy. Here is encouragement and for when life is hard. These 7 truths offer spiritual inspiration and affirmation for moments when the Merry Go Rounds of life are making you unsteady!

I’ve felt that way this past week… like I was recovering from riding some silly, spinning ride at Six Flags.

Only the weak-in-the-knees feelings weren’t caused by some amusement park ride, but rather by some unexpected life events.

Maybe you too have been bewildered and made unsteady by life events as well.

They can hit us at any time… out of the blue, unexpectedly, and without warning.

The phone will ring, and the conversation will throw us off balance.

The email or text message will appear, and we will wonder how to respond.

A knock at the door can totally start our world spinning.

Whatever the case, wherever you are, no matter what life is throwing at your right this moment — can I encourage you with something awesome:

God is NEVER off balance.

He’s never out of control, dizzy, or bewildered.

He is always alert, aware, and attentive.

Our God is completely unshakable.

And, His Word is filled with great words for when we feel shaky!

Here are 7 Powerful Assurances When Life Is Spinning Around Too Fast:

Powerful Assurance One

Don’t you love imagining this scene?

Jesus, seated at the right hand of the Father, is constantly praying for you and for me!

“Therefore, He is able also to save to the uttermost (completely, perfectly, finally, and for all time and eternity) those who come to God through Him, since He is always living to make petition to God and intercede with Him and intervene for them.”
Hebrews 7:27, AMP

Sometimes life gets to spinning around too fast! It can make us dizzy. Here is encouragement and for when life is hard. These 7 truths offer spiritual inspiration and affirmation for moments when the Merry Go Rounds of life are making you unsteady!

Powerful Assurance Two

This may be one of my favorite passages in all of the Bible!❤️

“And I am convinced that nothing can ever separate us from God’s love. Neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither our fears for today nor our worries about tomorrow—not even the powers of hell can separate us from God’s love.

No power in the sky above or in the earth below—indeed, nothing in all creation will ever be able to separate us from the love of God that is revealed in Christ Jesus our Lord.”
Romans 8:38-38, NLT

Sometimes life gets to spinning around too fast! It can make us dizzy. Here is encouragement and for when life is hard. These 7 truths offer spiritual inspiration and affirmation for moments when the Merry Go Rounds of life are making you unsteady!

Powerful Assurance Three

NOTHING can separate you from God’s love!??

You can read the blog post that goes with this truth HERE.

Sometimes life gets to spinning around too fast! It can make us dizzy. Here is encouragement and for when life is hard. These 7 truths offer spiritual inspiration and affirmation for moments when the Merry Go Rounds of life are making you unsteady!

Powerful Assurance Four –

There are moments in life when we have to declare our faith in trust in Almighty God.

He promises to be faithful!

✅We don’t see Him working.
✅We can’t feel anything.
✅Nothing is happening.
✅All is quiet.
✅We are just waiting.

That’s when we look to heaven and declare, “I will wait on the Lord, and I will hope in Him.” Isaiah 8:17??

Sometimes life gets to spinning around too fast! It can make us dizzy. Here is encouragement and for when life is hard. These 7 truths offer spiritual inspiration and affirmation for moments when the Merry Go Rounds of life are making you unsteady!

Powerful Assurance Five –

Do things ever seem DARK in your world?

Here are some encouraging words from David in Psalm 18:

“Lord, you give light to my lamp. My God brightens the darkness around me [lights up/illuminates my darkness].”
Psalm 18:28, EXB

Sometimes life gets to spinning around too fast! It can make us dizzy. Here is encouragement and for when life is hard. These 7 truths offer spiritual inspiration and affirmation for moments when the Merry Go Rounds of life are making you unsteady!

Powerful Assurance Six –

His mercy is everlasting and His truth endures to all generations!

“Enter into His gates with thanksgiving,?
And into His courts with praise.
Be thankful to Him, and bless His name.
For the Lord is good;?
His mercy is everlasting,
And His truth endures to all generations.”????
Psalm 100:4-5, NKJV
 

Sometimes life gets to spinning around too fast! It can make us dizzy. Here is encouragement and for when life is hard. These 7 truths offer spiritual inspiration and affirmation for moments when the Merry Go Rounds of life are making you unsteady!

Powerful Assurance Seven –

Jesus is our HOPE! ?
He’s the Anchor of our souls!
He’s our unbreakable spiritual lifeline!

“We who have run for our very lives to God have every reason to grab the promised hope with both hands and never let go.

It’s an unbreakable spiritual lifeline, reaching past all appearances right to the very presence of God where Jesus, running on ahead of us, has taken up his permanent post as high priest for us, in the order of Melchizedek.”
Hebrews 6:19-20, MSG

Sometimes life gets to spinning around too fast! It can make us dizzy. Here is encouragement and for when life is hard. These 7 truths offer spiritual inspiration and affirmation for moments when the Merry Go Rounds of life are making you unsteady!

One Extra Fun Word!

Love this picture & this message that my friend Michelle Bengston shared!?

She’s promising a blog post to go with this image soon!

You can visit her website HERE.

Sometimes life gets to spinning around too fast! It can make us dizzy. Here is encouragement and for when life is hard. These 7 truths offer spiritual inspiration and affirmation for moments when the Merry Go Rounds of life are making you unsteady!

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12 thoughts on “7 Powerful Assurances When Life Is Spinning Around Too Fast

  1. You always seem to have the right message at the right time for me. Thank You so much for this.

    Things have definitely been spinning out of control lately. Health, Finances,Shopping Addiction, Flea infestation, Lack of strength, stamina and energy to clean due to being so very ill and physically weak. Among other family related issues.

    BUT…..I Got up at 5:00 a.m. PST and spent time with God in His Word until 8:20 a.m. and then crashed in my broken recliner for 3 hours and then …..

    Had the most marvelous day being treated by my sweet Sister-in-laws Maureen and Ruthi…Ate at my favorite restaurant @El Caporal II then hit the @Dollar Tree….Loved it, but I was completely worn out and my OA and PsA decided to flare up after getting home but all is good 🙂 (That was because my Birthday is the 26th 😉 )

    1. Thank you, Karen, for your affirming words today!
      It does seem like the Merry Go Round goes faster at certain times of the year, doesn’t it!
      Praying that God will give you many sweet moments with Him over the next few days.
      And, Happy Birthday!!
      Sure am blessed by you~
      Melanie

  2. Such encouragement here Melanie!!! This has been me for the last several weeks!!! SO much going on here, but thankfully it’s just about over. Thank you for these powerful reminders today!!!

    1. Thanks, Shannon, for letting me know!
      It sounds like you have been on the Merry Go Round lately.
      So thankful that your “ride” is about to slow down!
      Hope you have a blessed evening~

  3. I’m scouring your site for the place where I can subscribe via email . . . am I just thick? I see a prayer challenge sign up — is that like subscribing to your blog?

  4. I love the hope here, Melanie! I am so thankful for this truth …
    “God is NEVER off balance.

    He’s never out of control, dizzy, or bewildered.

    He is always alert, aware, and attentive.

    Our God is completely unshakable.”

    Embracing that truth simply brings the spinning to a stop. Thank you for this beautiful encouragement!
    Hugs,
    Lori

  5. Psalm 18:28 is one of my very favorites – it got me through my dark season a couple years ago. Praying for you, gal. Please update me as to how to pray when you can!

    Also – left a review of the book last week – finally! Wow, I feel like I’ve been spinning a bit myself!! 🙂

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