You cannot tame God. You cannot predict him. You cannot figure him out. But you can rest in this truth ...
What is the real reason we sometimes fail to "take ground" for God? Here is one reason great efforts sometimes stall.
The Super Bowl was a snoozer, but 2014 was a history-making campaign for the NFL. The Seattle Seahawks captured their first Super Bowl title. Peyton Manning won a record 5th MVP award. And a punter was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
If you are looking for a safe place, the Rock of Gibraltar is a pinnacle of peace. Stubbornly fixed on the southern coast of Spain, it has served as a haven of refuge for Arabs, Spaniards, and for the last three centuries, the British.
"The name of the Lord is a strong tower;the righteous man runs into it and is safe.A rich man's wealth is his strong city,and like a high wall in his imagination." - Proverbs 18:10-11 ESV