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When God allows people to treat us unjustly…

IMG_4977Now God sometimes allows people to treat us unjustly. Sometimes He even allows their actions to seriously affect our careers or our futures viewed on a human plane. But God never allows people to make decisions about us that undermine His plan for us. God is for us, we are His children, He delights in us (see Zephaniah 3:17). And the Scripture says, “If God is for us, who can be against us?” (Romans 8:31). We can put this down as a bedrock truth: God will never allow any action against you that is not in accord with His will for you. And His will is always directed to our good.

~ Jerry Bridges, Trusting God: Even When Life Hurts

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3 responses to “When God allows people to treat us unjustly…

  1. The Gospel of Barney May 12, 2015 at 19:46

    We have no immunity as Christians. If anything we might suffer more injustice.

  2. Pieter Stok May 13, 2015 at 00:43

    My fall back verse is always 1 Cor. 10:13

  3. Mary Ann September 10, 2016 at 06:23

    Amen.. Jesus said some would hate us.. because they first hated Him..

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