We usually hear it in the context of athletics, but it applies to all areas of life: “No pain, no gain.”
Name that thing(s) you’re battling. If it’s sickness or disease, ask yourself. Is there anything too hard for the Lord…
In the midst of our storms of life, God will speak to the winds and waves, Peace be still! And they will obey Him.
But the lawyer then asked Jesus what a modern person might ask: “Who exactly is my neighbor?” Jesus answered by telling the story of the Good Samaritan, a man who helped a Jewish stranger who had been beaten and robbed and left for dead by the roadside.
In the battle for civil rights for African American citizens in America, three names stand out: Frederick Douglass, Rosa Parks, and Martin Luther King Jr. Each, in their own way, stood out against racial prejudice and helped change the course of American history.
Philosopher George Santayana said, “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” That usually refers to remembering the mistakes of the past, If we don’t remember them, we are likely to make them again.
Don’t judge God by the way things has been, is now, and your forecast of your future (what you think the outcome will be). He’ll blow your mind.