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“Dear friends, don't be surprised at the fiery trials you are going through, as if something strange were happening to you! Instead, be very glad—for these trials make you partners with Christ in His suffering, so that you will have the wonderful joy of seeing His glory when it is revealed to all the world!” (1 Peter 4:12-13 NLT)

Test and trials in the life of a Christian is not a wasted experience, but tests demonstrate the genuineness of our faith in Christ. When God is all we have, God is all we need! God is Jehovah Rapha, your healer! (Exodus 15:26) God is Jehovah Jireh, your provider! (Genesis 22:14) Jehovah Gibbor, the LORD God almighty who battles on your behalf! (Psalms 24:8) Jehovah Shamma, the LORD is with you and He will never leave you nor forsake you! (Ezekiel 48:35, Deuteronomy 31:6) I encourage you to be joyful, no matter what you’re facing— God will meet all your needs according to the riches of His glory in Christ Jesus! (James 1:2, Philippians 4:19 NIV)

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