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God Is Our Refuge And Strength, A Very Present Help In Trouble! (Psalm 46:1)

Do Not Be Afraid Or Discouraged, For The LORD Will Personally Go Ahead Of You. He Will Be With You; He Will Neither Fail You Nor Abandon You. (Deuteronomy 31:8 NLT) Facing tragedy, or life storms of any kind, can be extremely difficult, but with God's help and the encouragement found in the Bible and other resources, you have the strength to overcome and you can make it. The Bible teaches us in Psalm 34:19, the righteous person has many troubles, but the LORD rescues him from all of them! All means all, even while we remain in a dangerous situation—God comes to our rescue! In Daniel 3, Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego in the midst of the fiery furnace, God was with them! In Daniel 6, Daniel was in the midst of the lion's den, God was with him! It would have been nothing for God to demonstrate His power and remove them from their situation, but no, God decided to leave them there to show them and us He doesn’t have to remove us from our situation, but He can keep us while we rema…