“For I am the Lord your God, who upholds your right hand, Who says to you, ‘Do not fear, I will help you’” (Isaiah 41:13).
While rational capabilities make you aware of your disadvantages, the same rational mind has the power to think and assess things differently. Obstacles become opportunities not with a change in circumstances, but with a change of attitude. The parent/child relationship depicted in today’s passage is an assurance of God’s power and presence. The raised right hand is the Father’s defense against the enemy while his left holds securely the hand of his child. Thus, in any situation, we are in the advantaged position.