Some of you today have had unfair things happen, lift has not turned out like you'd hoped. God is saying "If you rise up out of those ashes, put on a new attitude, I'll not only bring you out , but I'll bring you out with twice what you had before.
God, help me to focus on truth instead of the trial. Help me to give thanks instead of giving into fear. Help me to choose joy instead of anger. Help me to trust in your power instead of my plan. Help me to elevate Your name instead of my own.
So here's the thing. I've been through so tough stuff but here I am, still making it through. I'm done feeling sorry for myself. I know there are people who care about me and I'm gonna lean on them when things are tough and I'm just going to trust in God.
The deepest level of worship is praising God in spite of the pain, thanking God during the trials, trusting him when we're tempted to lose hope and loving him when he seems so distant and far away. At my lowest, God is my hope. At my darkest, God is my