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Wednesday, January 12, 2011 6:03 AM

By God’s Grace You’ll Make It!

Wednesday, January 12, 2011 6:03 AM
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 6:03 AM

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 12, 2011 "Out of weakness were made strong." Heb 11:34 NKJV The Bible speaks of "Samson and Jephthah, also of David and Samuel...who through faith subdued kingdoms, worked righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions, quenched the violence of fire, escaped the edge of the sword, out of weakness were made strong" (vv. 32-34 NKJV). Who were these people? Jephthah, a social outcast born to an unwed mother. Samuel, a great prophet but not a great parent. David, who wrote the Psalms but had an affair. "Out of weakness were made strong." Notice, they didn't start out strong, they became strong. And if they can make it, you can too! For reasons God never explains, He chooses to work through people like us. He places us in difficult situations then unlocks our faith, compassion and creativity. When we don't know which way to go, He connects us with those who can open the right door at the right moment. Does that mean we won't experience fear? No, progress has always been made by people who faced their fears and rose above them. They knew that opportunity and security were opposites. The truth is, if the challenge you're facing

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