God Did Not Mean To Solve Our Problems…


How often are we raising our hands and crying to God for help? But what do we do next? Are we waiting that God waves His magic wand and fix everything just like a Genie “your wish is my demand”? Do we really think we realize the whole picture of the situation in which we might only play a tiny role? The situation might be part of a much bigger plan. Now if things do not change or dissolve as we desire we get the idea that God left us alone and is not interested in us. That is such a big misunderstanding.

To see this a little clearer we need to know why we are here (in a nutshell):

  • Our purpose here on earth is discovering, exploring, and evolving. We have come here with certain skills and visions in our hearts that we want to make out of our life. In order to reach those goals, we need to learn ways how to get there. Therefore we have to learn lessons and pass tests. Another result of the insights we gain are remembering the powerful creative being we are – which is another purpose of our life. Now depending on our awareness of our being those lessons are not the tenderest ones. But right those make us develop the greatest progress in our lives.
  • This is not our real life. This is an episode within our real life in which we enter a human body in order to make a human experience. Our true being is spirit – immortal and limitless, part of the almighty, with divinity as our core. We are made of the same energy as God Himself.
  • There is also our life’s plan. We came here with a list of insights we ourselves wished to experience, tasks wanted to achieve, and feelings we wanted to feel. We wanted to experience so many things we cannot without a physical body.

But back to the topic:

The Universe (God) is not meant to solve our problems but to guide us in solving them ourselves.  We are supported by the universal laws of cause and effect, the Law of Attraction,… This way we learn how to use the power of our thoughts combined with the power and wisdom of our spiritual being. That way we gain the necessary experience which we need for our development. But when we are not aware of this fact, we are blind to any signposts, for any helping hand, for any opening door. We are experiencing a lack of abundance and cursing God for our own ignorance.

We are provided everything we need but we have to be open to it in order to see it. And therefore we have to have faith! Then we only need to take it and go with it. It would be so easy. Just have faith and everything will come your way. Hmmm… if there wasn’t our mind and its favorite creation: Fear! Fear of failure, of getting lost, or of losing what we don’t even have yet.


There is nothing to fear about it. Fear is not real. Fear is a thought that weakens and limits. Fear keeps us from seeing the signposts, and from taking God’s hand. Fear is believing in an undesired outcome. Fear keeps us from living!

Everything that’s new is unknown because we have no experience with it. But only because of that doesn’t mean it is too risky or won’t work out at all. It can be even riskier not to take a chance and things that work out now can fall apart. We never know! We never can compare it anyway (here we are again with the subject of problems with making decisions). But even if we don’t even have a choice and be pushed by life in a certain direction, there is no reason to fear anything.

Life simply happens and new situations come our way.  We often don’t understand why happened what happened. But whatever happened nothing changes because we fall into desperation, and blame God, or anyone. The only thing we can do is stand up, dust off, face the situation, hold our heads up high, and walk through the storm. When you hold your head up high, you see more. You see the helping hands, you see the lamplight, you see the shelters. Only then do you see, that so often that new path is a lot shorter and smoother than you thought because you were so busy looking back.

Fear limits, weakens, frightens, blocks, frustrates, depresses, isolates, sickens

Faith empowers, sharpens the senses, inspires,  lets love take over, strengthens, brings success, leads to higher awareness, aligns with the divine core

Have faith, take the chance, and make the first steps toward the fulfillment of your dreams. Face the challenge! Know that everything that comes your way is meant to make you stronger. It is meant to develop what already lies within you dormant, waiting for the moment to blossom. Have faith look up and you will see the signs to guide you, to support you, to strengthen you!

You have the power! You have access! You have the tools! You are permanently connected with the almighty power.  Allow it into your life. Allow yourself access. Open up and a universe of endless possibilities opens up for you!

It never hurts to have faith but it always brings pain to support fear. God will always be there guiding you ….. but you need to follow! You need to walk the path! You need to make the decision to do it! Do it because you can!

Have Faith and see, grow, succeed, arrive, and unfold!

Have Faith and become limitless!

Have Faith and experience what living really means!

In Love and Light

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The purpose of my blog is to inspire and shine a light on the beauty and power of the wonderful being inside your body. You came into this world to share what only you can give. Remember who you really are, conquer the world the way you always wanted to, and become the blessing to us all that you were meant to be.


Thanks for this very inspiring post Erika! I can attest to this, as I have watched my perspective, actions and life changed, by exercising faith and doing my part (action is mandatory ). “Faith without works is dead”.


It is true, once we realize that we are responsible for how our life develops (or not) it needs practice and even faith does. But once we see the first positive results we gain so much of it that we can never lose it anymore!

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Enlightening and inspiring words which I feel on a good day. My problem is that I don’t always know in which direction I want to proceed, often leaving me inert. I must say, though, that writing, once I get going, has been helpful in those times.

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That is exactly the point! We need to make that first step! Once we get in motion the next step shows up automatically. The only thing we need is on open mind and heart, and the willingness to proceed!


When I talk about my faith in Jesus, I often have to state clearly what you mentioned–that it’s not a magic wand—any more than God is a heavenly Santa Claus. I pray, and I listen for His voice which guides me…and if things don’t go as I hoped or thought they would, at 64 I’ve learned He has something else in mind–for His thoughts are not our thoughts, but much higher than ours. God bless you today, Erika–I’ll be posting my romantic Tuesday poem soon ❤

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Oh, Stella, this is such a deep and profound comment. Thank you so much for adding this here! We are having our free will and God would never take that from us but he provides always what we need. Sometimes we are looking into different directions or are stubborn to accept the signs and hints. But it is never that God doesn’t want to help – he simply leaves it up to us. The more open we get, the more signs we see and may follow and the more open we get. This is the way of enlightenment! Have a wonderful day, Stella 💖


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