The power less sought.

VOICE OF THE PERSECUTED

One of the most powerful and oft quoted Scriptures is also one of the Scriptures most quoted out of context. Consider 2 Cor 12:9. Typically when we quote a verse, we quote the whole verse. Yet for some strange reason (really not that strange) when we quote some verses we only quote a portion of it.

” And he said unto me, My grace is sufficient for thee: for my strength is made perfect in weakness.”

Now consider the rest of that Scripture ,

“Most gladly therefore will I rather glory in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me.”

The glory is in the midst of the “infirmity.” In fact we see that the power of God rests upon those who truly discover and encounter His strength in the midst of their weakness. We are never more weak or vulnerable when we are faced with disease…

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6 thoughts on “The power less sought.

  1. Thanks, Crissy. I’m continuing to learn this. I “felt” strongest when I was “in control” of my circumstances. Now that my circumstances took a tumble, I’m better able to acknowledge that the Lord is running the show.

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