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Being Reminded


Cancer stinks.
Relationships fail.
People falter.
Lies are told.
Truth is blurred.
Deception happens.
Manipulation occurs.
Loyalty is disregarded.

‘All things happen for a reason’ is a common saying, and while people may argue over the details and wonder about being predestined, predetermined, and/or pre-decided, there is one truth I can not look past:
God can and will use all things for His glory.

“And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.” Romans 8:28

Although we may not understand why we have to tolerate an awful work environment, why our dear friend is sick with cancer –again, why a relationship has failed us, why a company no longer needs us, why loved ones lie to us, why people deceive and manipulate us, why loyalty is irrelevant….if we are followers of Christ all we have to do is ask Him to use this situation we’re in for His glory and to help us through – and He will.

Be reminded:  God cares. God protects. God comforts. God heals. God forgives. God loves.

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  1. "For I know the plans I have for you..." says the Lord.

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