Among humanity are those who excel in their
fields of endeavor. Some diligently pursue
certain studies, while others practice various
routines over and over again– each seeking to
rise above the average people around them.
However there is a limit to what mankind can
achieve without the Power of God. A person
cannot go beyond the will and restraint of the
The builders of the Tower of Babel had great
expectations of doing what no other people
had done—creating a tower that would reach
high into the heavens.
Perhaps it was their plan of escape in case a
second flood covered the earth. (They would
not have to depend on God’s boat!)
In each of us, God has ordained a destiny that
cannot be accomplished without Him. Our
lives, families, churches, and Nation must not
be entrusted to our intellectual expertise—but
must be Infused with God, Himself!
Lord, May we trust you—
The Author and Finisher of our faith!
“For it is God who works in you
both to will and to do
for His good pleasure.”