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April 1, 2017

We all have changes in our lives. From day to day we need God to help us get through whatever may come our way. Some days we may be shouting, "Praise God!" while other times we may be crying out, "I need a miracle!" Whatever the day may bring, changes will come and we need to have a godly mindset in order to handle them.

 

As I thought about it, I felt God drop this pearl into my heart. It is the acronym for the word changes:
Christ
Has

A
New

Gift

Each

Second

 

Wow! We can look at each new day and even each second as an opportunity for God to bless us! Each moment contains a gift from God if we want to look for it. It can be in a smile from someone at work, an encouraging word from a friend, God's Word speaking to our hearts, or a pat on the back from our bosses. The list is endless. Let's not overlook the obvious ones like a promotion, good report cards from our children, a Sunday school child who calls us his or her hero, an unexpected financial blessing, a whole week without something breaking in the house, and good health.

 

In Malachi 3:6 God says, "For I am the Lord, I change not." Isn't that comforting? With all the changes, there is one thing that cannot change -- GOD. This includes His great love for us.

 

He also says in His Word,
"So God has given us both his promise and his oath. These two things are unchangeable because it is impossible for God to lie. Therefore, we who have fled to him for refuge can take new courage, for we can hold on to his promise with confidence." Hebrews 6:18

What has God promised you? He has promised to never leave you nor forsake you, no matter what.

 

"For the Lord will not cast off His people, neither will He forsake His inheritance" Psalm 94:14

 

"...for He hath said, I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee" Hebrews 13:5

 

So let the changes come. We will not walk in fear, but in faith! We will trust God with all the changes, and know that He is more than able to help us and that He even has plans to bless us. Every second, if need be, we can find a blessing. Changes can be our friend. Let's look for God in them.

 

Pastor Chris Rich 

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