“Be still, and know that I am God!
I am exalted among the nations,
I am exalted in the earth.”
Encounter the silence,
The silence becomes a prayer.
Focus on God,
and God alone.
In the silence,
fill your heart
with God who lives.
Find Him in the quiet of the day
and the dark, sacred night.
Let Him fill your soul
with His wondrous Love.
He speaks in the silence.
He speaks to your heart.
His love is a prayer,
a gift to you.
Encounter the silence.
He said, “Go out and stand on the mountain before the Lord, for the Lord
is about to pass by.” Now there was a great wind, so strong that it was
splitting mountains and breaking rocks in pieces before the Lord, but the Lord was not in the wind; and after the wind an earthquake, but the Lord was not in the earthquake; and after the earthquake a fire, but the Lord was not in the fire; and after the fire a sound of sheer silence. When
Elijah heard it, he wrapped his face in his mantle and went out and
stood at the entrance of the cave. Then there came a voice to him that
said, “What are you doing here, Elijah?”
1 Kings 19: 11-13