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Storms come crashing into our lives, our health teeters, our relationships fracture, our finances evaporate, and we can face the fragility of life and the uncertainty of almost everything we know. In these moments, Jesus extends this simple invitation: “Bring your problems to me.” Here is the million-dollar question: Are we willing to utter these three words, “I need help,” even if we have to choke them out?
When we know that God is a good Father and begin to ask him to meet our needs, something happens. He actually shows up and answers our prayers. Then another idea begins to grow in our mind and heart: What if God would hear my prayers for other people? What might happen if I prayed with confidence...
Thanksgiving is the gateway to life, joy, obedience, perspective, hope, victory, friendship with God, and more than we dream. Ingratitude is the fast track leading to sin, rebellion, suspicion, loneliness, selfishness, and death. Choose life, open your eyes to God's goodness, and say, "Thank you!"