He is 100% good 100% of the time. Job missed the mark several ways. Karma says what goes around comes around. This is a topic that hits close to home for me and my family and is near and dear to us. What are your comments about this? He is in control and on the throne. He is a Shepherd who pursues every sheep that wanders away from all He offers. Fill your mind with His truth.
I surrendered my life to Christ that beautiful September morning and experienced an unprecedented joy and peace. Hello All Christian News Family! In his leadership position, God supplied him with the same kind of individual. Even as the situation remains dismal, Cast all your anxiety on him, because he cares for you. Nathan did not hold back his charges because David was the king. .
Im so thankful that I found this blog, thanks for everything. Not to mention the whole sin and punishment difference between the old covenant and the new. All the apostles suffered and all of us will suffer when we live for Christ because His will cuts against the grain of this world. I know many Christians who have suffered. Persecution also comes simply from following Jesus and preaching His gospel Jn 15:20. He want us to prosper and be in good health even as our soul prospers. Certainly people get sick, even die; financial problems are real, and all sorts of very difficult situations can come up.
The problem I have with the mindset you espouse is that it leads to uncertainty, which is unbelief, and passivity. Prov 27:17 Iron sharpeneth iron; so a man sharpeneth the countenance of his friend. I say there are things about God we cannot understand. His banner of victory flies over us. Trust that He is weeding out the unfaithful, cleaning out the soil, preparing it to yield a new harvest. Better to have saved our hearts and not have them in the first place? When I said the old covenant was inferior and obsolete, I was quoting the Bible 2 Cor 3:11, Heb 8:13.
Just today I told God that I trust Him on this, and now He has led me to your post! In fact, God rebukes Job for questioning His judgments 40:8. I agree that this is a very important point. She felt very comfortable coming to God with her needs, her concerns, and whatever issues were current in her life. There's a feeling of, Who am I kidding? Frenemies — Frenemies are enemies who masquerade as friends until they feel threatened. I am 53 and I just recently went through a horrible breakup after 3 yrs.
In neither version does God give the devil permission. Personally, I was a mess before I accepted Jesus into my heart. They would fit into every category above. That is neither unbelief nor passivity, but faith in action and agressive learning. And when we look in the begging of chapter one, that God was even proud of Jobs faith by letting the devil to attack Him. If God did not punish sin, then what kind of God would He be? I feel God pulled these two out of my life and wants me alone, but it is getting harder as the days go by. For some strange reason people seem to find comfort in believing that God is responsible for their loss.
For some strange reason people seem to find comfort in believing that God is responsible for their loss. Your sins have hidden his face from you, so that he will not hear. God will send you new, godly friends. If one became ill, it was because God was punishing them Psalms 6, 22, 30, 88, 118. People come into your life for a reason, a season or a lifetime. Im really trying to wrap my head around this concept.
There are distinctions within the Trinity but they are united in purpose, character, desire, and redemptive plan. How did you handle to lonely nights? Should he fight the devil when God removes his paycheck until He learns who his true provider is? People are wrongly taught to ware out their bodies for work, then to accept the consequences of sickness. I have now found myself beginning divorce proceedings and hoping that I never have to see him again. That was a very low point for me, but God is good and a friend took me in until I got a place, which I did and moved in two weeks later. Relying on them leads to unnecessary frustration. I also agree that it is correct to follow the teachings of Christ, as well as the example of Christ, instead of that of a man.
Are you convinced that allowing God to drive is best? I surrendered my life to Him, sought Him with all my heart and mind and, in His perfect time, He gave me the desire of my heart in my husband. That is certainly how Satan wants you to feel about your husband, your family member, your church leader, etc. If we can't let go, we can never get on with our lives to discover what is beyond the dark night, and what is the best plan that God has set for us. A new Christian, I had heard that Jesus was all I needed, but was unsure of how to let Him fill the void. True God is 100% Good, that there is no evil found in Him.