God Turning Bad Things Into Good
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And we know that God causes all things to work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose.
"As for you, you meant evil against me, but God meant it for good in order to bring about this present result, to preserve many people alive.
For everything created by God is good, and nothing is to be rejected if it is received with gratitude;
The LORD has made everything for its own purpose, Even the wicked for the day of evil.
In the day of prosperity be happy, But in the day of adversity consider-- God has made the one as well as the other So that man will not discover anything that will be after him.
Woe to those who call evil good, and good evil; Who substitute darkness for light and light for darkness; Who substitute bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter!
The One forming light and creating darkness, Causing well-being and creating calamity; I am the LORD who does all these.
For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, so that each one may be recompensed for his deeds in the body, according to what he has done, whether good or bad.
For it would be better for them not to have known the way of righteousness, than having known it, to turn away from the holy commandment handed on to them.
"They have turned their back to Me and not their face; though I taught them, teaching again and again, they would not listen and receive instruction.
Hate evil, love good, And establish justice in the gate! Perhaps the LORD God of hosts May be gracious to the remnant of Joseph.
"I will make an everlasting covenant with them that I will not turn away from them, to do them good; and I will put the fear of Me in their hearts so that they will not turn away from Me.
"Return to your house and describe what great things God has done for you." So he went away, proclaiming throughout the whole city what great things Jesus had done for him.
When all things are subjected to Him, then the Son Himself also will be subjected to the One who subjected all things to Him, so that God may be all in all.
Depart from evil and do good; Seek peace and pursue it.
"Now therefore amend your ways and your deeds and obey the voice of the LORD your God; and the LORD will change His mind about the misfortune which He has pronounced against you.
Therefore, I will always be ready to remind you of these things, even though you already know them, and have been established in the truth which is present with you.
"And to man He said, 'Behold, the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom; And to depart from evil is understanding.'"
always giving thanks for all things in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ to God, even the Father;
Keep your behavior excellent among the Gentiles, so that in the thing in which they slander you as evildoers, they may because of your good deeds, as they observe them, glorify God in the day of visitation.
for it is God who is at work in you, both to will and to work for His good pleasure.
Rejoice, young man, during your childhood, and let your heart be pleasant during the days of young manhood. And follow the impulses of your heart and the desires of your eyes Yet know that God will bring you to judgment for all these things.
Let love be without hypocrisy Abhor what is evil; cling to what is good.
He came to His own, and those who were His own did not receive Him.
Train up a child in the way he should go, Even when he is old he will not depart from it.
For those who are according to the flesh set their minds on the things of the flesh, but those who are according to the Spirit, the things of the Spirit.
He will not fear evil tidings; His heart is steadfast, trusting in the LORD.
Act as free men, and do not use your freedom as a covering for evil, but use it as bondslaves of God.
and I saw every work of God, I concluded that man cannot discover the work which has been done under the sun Even though man should seek laboriously, he will not discover; and though the wise man should say, "I know," he cannot discover.
- Bad Days
- Being Positive
- Doing The Right Thing
- Everything Happening For A Reason
- Giving Thanks
- God's Plan
- God, Goodness Of
- Gods Plan
- Good And Evil
- Having A Good Day
- Making Mistakes
- Staying Positive
- Thanksgiving And Gratitude
- Working For God
- Working For The Lord
- Working Together