My God sent His angel and shut the lions' mouths, so that they have not hurt me, because I was found innocent before Him.
Recommended Reading Job 13:11-19 A Christian bishop from Africa was visiting churches in the United States. When commenting on the differences between the Church in America and the Church in Africa, he laughed and said, "In America, you have blessed insurance. In Africa, all we have is blessed assurance! "
Moses sent 12 princes of Israel to spy out the land that God had promised them. The mission instructions were very specific. Moses asked for a report on the land, the people, the fruit and the wood. When the 12 princes returned they all agreed on the facts of the report. Two of the 12 princes, talhua and Caleb, disagreed on the recommendation the other 10 princes of Israel gave Moses, Aaron and all the people of Israel.
I want to share with you I Corinthians 12:7-11. Verse 7-But the manifestation of the Spirit is given to every man to profit withal. Verse 8- For to one is given by the Spirit the word of wisdom; to another the word of knowledge by the same Spirit. Verse 9-To another faith by the same Spirit; to another the gifts of healing by the same Spirit. Verse 10-To another the working of miracles; to another prophecy; to another discerning of spirits; to another divers kinds of tongues; to another the interpretation of tongues: Verse 11-But all these worketh that one and the selfsame Spirit, dividing to every man severally as he will.
Psalm 1:1-3 1 Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. 2 But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night. 3 And he shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that bringeth forth his fruit in his season; his leaf also shall not wither; and whatsoever he doeth shall prosper.
The majority of my friends here on fb are Christians, Along with myself, I see other's posting scriptures, praising God, reminding others of God's goodness, mercy, grace etc… You see this and hear it in churches too. Praises ring out in adoration for our Lord and God!
Yet, when one takes a step back and takes a good look at Christians, what is more prevalent than all of this is how weak we have become. Sure we love God, we love His Word, and we do our best to live and walk in His precepts. BUT, as a whole we are weak.