"Without God's providence nothing falls out in the world;
without his commission nothing stirs; without his blessing
This saying, properly understood, believed, and acted on, would tend to keep
our minds quiet under the many things that occur to ruffle them, and would encourage a habit of constant prayer, since nothing can hurt him who has God for his friend,-nothing can, finally, be a blessing to him who has God for his enemy.
"The blessing of God, it maketh rich. and he addeth no sorrow with it."
Success is God's blessing on a good cause, his curse on a bad one.
Though they sometimes seem to cross, in reality they are in perfect harmony.
Jacob said in haste, All these things are against me;
but a few days proved that all these things were working together for his good,-to restore to him
his long-lost son, and to bring about the fulfilment of God's promises concerning his posterity..
We were due to have a baby in 2 1/2 weeks and through God's providence we lost our child in March......
We have reason to believe that through God's providence we have a adopted child
ready to come into our family..(we will know more tomorrow)So close to our original
due date...I believe this child whomever it is was meant to be in our family...
Sometimes His ways we do not understand but He works it together for our good.
Keep checking back I'll up date as we find out....