I’m bored! How many times have you said that? How many times have you had your child walk into the room whining that there’s nothing to do.
In a time and society with so many options to keep ourselves busy, we’ve all found ourselves to be bored at times.
But, let me give you a quick reminder of the blessing in being bored.
Trouble isn’t boring.
Pain isn’t boring.
Conflict isn’t boring.
Persecution isn’t boring.
Oppression isn’t boring.
If you stop and think about it moments of boredom are actually moments of peace.
As I get older, the times I used to call boring I now call relaxing.
Never take for granted the blessing of God giving you enough peace to be bored.
2 Samuel 7:1 (NKJV)
7 Now it came to pass when the king was dwelling in his house, and the Lord had given him rest from all his enemies all around,