Do you feel like you’re being watched sometimes?
That’s because you are.
There are people who watch to see how you handle things.
There are animals who watch to see if you drop a bit of food.
There is God, who is always watching.
And there are other things, not so pleasant, also watching you, looking for ways to mess up your day.
They look for ways to destroy you.
They invite you to come outside and play with them; to come outside of God’s light, and enter their dark games.
You need to be aware, watchful, so you can resist their temptations, and not fall for their deceptions.
But you don’t need to worry. Let them watch. Our God is greater than ALL things.
And that includes scary looking things that can’t actually harm you.
Like this mayfly.
1 Peter 5:8 Be sober minded, be watchful. Your adversary the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour.
James 4:7 Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.
Psalm 37:32 The wicked watches for the righteous and seeks to put him to death.
Proverbs 15:3 The eyes of the LORD are in every place, keeping watch on the evil and the good.
1 Cor 16:13-14 Be watchful, stand firm in the faith, act like men, be strong. Let all that you do be done in love.