Daily Courage - May 9

 
from Day by Day with the Persecuted Church

...God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear ... he will also provide a way out so that you can stand up under it.  (1 Corinthians 10:13

Remarkable Remarks  God's Provisions - Our Responsibilities

Pastor Lamb - China:  "Abraham sent Ishmael away with a water bottle, God provided a well."

Yiddish Proverb:  "God gave burdens, but also shoulders."

Brother Andrew:  "When I tell those who suffer: don't run away from your country, I should add: I will help you."

Chinese proverb:  "Instead of cursing the darkness, light a candle."

Horace Bushnell:  "What you call hindrances, obstacles and discouragements are possibly God's opportunities."

Corrie ten Boom:  "God has no problems - only plans."

Anonymous:  "Your problems become God's plans, the moment you give the problems to Him."

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