Whatever Your Situation
Whatever your situation: Remember:
God is in control.
The Lord has established His throne in the heavens, and His sovereignty rules over all. (Psalm 103:19)
God is making you better.
It is God who is at work in you, both to will and to work for His good pleasure. (Philippians 2:13)
God is giving you opportunities to serve.
We are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand so that we would walk in them. (Ephesians 2:10)
Whatever your situation: Determine to:
God causes all things to work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose.(Romans 8:28)
Let us continually offer up a sacrifice of praise to God, that is, the fruit of lips that give thanks to His name. (Hebrews 13:15)
Let us also lay aside every encumbrance and the sin which so easily entangles us, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us. (Hebrews 12:1)
In everything give thanks; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. (1 Thessalonians 5:18)
Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice! (Philippians 4:4)
I press on so that I may lay hold of that for which also I was laid hold of by Christ Jesus… one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and reaching forward to what lies ahead, I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.” (Philippians 3:12–14)
- This post is for those who trust in Jesus Christ and have received Him as Lord and Savior. If you haven’t, please see Becoming a Child of God.