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Thoughts: September 23

In Uncategorized on September 23, 2009 at 12:54 pm

Two things have stood out to me today.

1. Ephesians 1:17-19: “I keep asking that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the glorious Father, may give you the Spirit[f] of wisdom and revelation, so that you may know him better. I pray also that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened in order that you may know the hope to which he has called you, the riches of his glorious inheritance in the saints, 19and his incomparably great power for us who believe.

And…

2. All the things that God has promised me and created me to be and do, I am powerless to effect on my own.

How do I live in this dual state of wealth and poverty; power and powerlessness?

Faith, obediance, humility, submission.

The choices I’m making now I’m making in faith that God is directing me this way; I do not make them thoughtlessly. I’m trusting that he’s the one that opens and closes doors so that he is glorified through my life. 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