Families pass down traditions according to their culture. Some religious observances are rooted in ritual rather than obedience to God.
The beauty of Jesus, He is always able to meet our needs. Whether we are worn out as his disciples, He provides suitable relief for rest and refuge. He is a shelter to those who are lost and terrified.
In today's society, it is much more comfortable and painless to follow the crowd than to stand up for what you believe in, especially if that means doing so at a cost to a person's livelihood or even their life.
How many times have you been scared to ask God for one more miracle?
There have been times that I have been ignorant of God’s divinity that I allowed too much time to pass before my “next ask”.
Going through all the motions of "knowing God's Word," but I had not hidden it in my heart and embraced it. -Have you been there?