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Rejoice In God's Keeping Power

There are times when the Lord seems to poke and prod at the things we believe to be true.  He is able to bring all to the surface to test and see whether or not we truly do believe it, yes more so whether or not we apply it, and even beyond this:  do we love it?  Does the certain truth of God’s Word strengthen our faith?  Or is it a part of His word that we hold at bay, not truly examining it and seeking in it what precious truths there might be for us?  God, I have found, is so gracious to bring to our attention our wrong thinking about Him, about others, and about ourselves.  Because He loves us, it is His good pleasure to sanctify us by His word as stated in Christ’s own prayer “Sanctify them in your truth; your word is truth (John 17:17).”  For those whom he foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son (Romans 8:29).” Continue reading Rejoice In God's Keeping Power