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  • God Is Working While You’re Waiting

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    God wants you to wait patiently for him to answer your prayer, but he also wants you to wait expectantly. Have faith. Trust God to hear and to answer. When you wait expectantly, you show God that you believe his promises. You believe he’s going to keep his word.

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  • What Does God Want While You Wait for an Answer?

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    What does God want you to do while you’re waiting on an answer to your prayer? Psalm 37:7 says, “Be still in the presence of the LORD, and wait patiently for him to act” (NLT, second edition). God wants you to wait patiently for him to answer your prayer.

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  • How Can I Get Out of This Mess?

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    Here is the testimony of a Chinese Christian: “I walked through the road of life and had fallen into a great ditch. The ditch was filled with depression, discouragement, and sin. As I lay in that ditch, Mohammed came along and said, ‘It’s your fault you’re in the ditch. You offended Allah, and this is your just punishment.’ Then Marx came by and said, ‘You’re in the ditch because of class warfare.

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  • God’s Family Helps You Grow As a Disciple

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    God doesn’t want you to remain a spiritual baby. He says, “Grow up! I don’t want you to be a spiritual infant all your life. I want you to become like Christ. I want you to grow.”

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  • Choose Faith over Fear

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    The first resolution: Choose to be who God wants you to be. The second resolution: Choose short-term pain for long-term gain. The third resolution: Choose God’s values, not the world’s.

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  • When You Hit a Detour, Don’t Give Up!

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    When God gives you a mission, you can be sure you’ll run into delays, difficulties, detours, and dead ends along the way. They are a natural part of life. But you can be ready for them.

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  • What Will You Do Today That Requires Faith?

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    Failure is never final. You’re never a failure until you quit, and it’s always too soon to quit! You don’t determine a person’s greatness by his talent, his wealth, or his education. You determine a person’s greatness by what it takes to discourage him.

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  • How Do You Strengthen Your Friends’ Faith?

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    Any major crisis in your life could shake your faith. But it is your faith and your trust in Christ that’s going to get you through it. David, after suffering great loss, including the loss of a child, wrote in Psalm 27:13, “I would have despaired unless I had believed that I would see the goodness of the LORD in the land of the living” (NASB). He would have given up if he hadn’t believed in the goodness of God.

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  • You Don’t Need a Plan. You Need ‘I Am.’

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    You only learn what Jesus is really like in the storms of life. You see that he’s not a mere man. He’s not just a nice teacher. He’s not simply an ethical leader. He is God, the Creator of the universe.

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  • Five Things to Do in the Middle of the Storm

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    When you’re going through a storm, God is not distant or uninvolved. He is “I Am,” and he is working in your life for your good. Here are five things God wants you to do if you feel like you’re sinking in a storm.

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