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Getting Personal with God

Does God sweat the small stuff?

Published: March 14, 2010


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Visitor Comments: 13

(13) Anonymous, March 22, 2010 10:51 PM

What happened to the faith/effort ratio?

I believe I've learned this a number of times: the more faith someone has the less effort he is required to do. To live your life as if it depends on us can be a real trap. Because the more we live this way the more we will believe this way. Don't our actions affect our attitudes and thinking to a large degree?? I feel an important lesson of how God cares about our every day details is lost in this misleading statement.

(12) gs, March 20, 2010 3:59 AM

We don't always know what's best for us

Perhaps when we get what we think is a crummy parking spot - ie, far away - it's really a favor from G-d. He is saying "Get going, the walk will do you good! Enjoy this day I have created!" Sometimes I find that what I prayed for wasn't really the best thing for me and what G-d gave me instead was ultimately better.

(11) Bobbie, March 18, 2010 10:39 PM

Hoiw big can God be in my life?

I have found out there is more to being in relationship with God than just the daily things God has put me is a bigger track on study . Yes my position is still in prayed and reading his word.There is more than that.Do we listen to him when he speak to us in our bones? Will do we listen in order to obey?How do we allowed God to become as big as he has writen to be? What does it take from us to follow God become in this path?

(10) RWA, March 17, 2010 1:43 PM

I do believe, God requires us to take responsibilty in our daily lives. That includes planning our lives and daily activities. I also believe when we fail to do this we do not grow spiritualy. I believe that God requires us to take on burdens in our iives here. I believe this life is a learning experiance through the interaction of the relationship we have with God. That includes the sharring with him our plans in our daily lives.

(9) sharona, March 17, 2010 8:17 AM

Both

It's deffinately important to do both, make an effort and pray to G-d. We might not receive what we want right away, but we should understand, G-d knows what's best, and hopefully we'll receive at the right time. In the mean time, we need to keep making an effort and praying. Also, we should enjoy what we have, while looking forward

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