Robbie Mackenzie (Tennessee, USA)
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Paul said, “Keep up your courage . . . for I have faith in God that it will be exactly as I have been told. But we will have to run aground on some island.” - Acts 27:25-26 (NRSV)
On my first day of a new job, I found myself sitting in the office feeling terrified. For 13 years I had enjoyed working in a comfortable youth-ministry job for a couple of churches. During that time, I felt God calling me into something else but didn’t really know what....
Today I will trust that God is with me.
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