Trust in our own strength is often like leaning on a sharp stick. When you put your trust and real weight on it, it will be painful.
The power of Christ in Paul was more important than freedom from problems.
Prayer is not always to change our circumstances, but it is to change us.
When we think we can handle a situation, sometimes we are wrong. When we think the Lord can handle a situation or help us handle it, we are never wrong.
God doesn't remove all our problems so that we can be transformed and learn to overcome problems.
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