God’s Silence — Then What?
"When He heard that he was sick, He stayed two more days in the place where He was." (John 11:6)
Has God trusted you with His silence — a silence that has great meaning? God’s silences are actually His answers. . . God will give you the very blessings you ask if you refuse to go any further without them, but His silence is the sign that He is bringing you into an even more wonderful understanding of Himself. . . When you cannot hear God, you will find that He has trusted you in the most intimate way possible — with absolute silence, not a silence of despair, but one of pleasure, because He saw that you could withstand an even bigger revelation. . . If Jesus Christ is bringing you into the understanding that prayer is for the glorifying of His Father, then He will give you the first sign of His intimacy — silence. (read more) (purchase)
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