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Life Under the Circumstances

Life Under the Circumstances

Have you ever been under the circumstances? If not you will be. It happens to all of us. This is a time in every life when everything seems to be against us. Nothing is going right and it seems the world is conspiring to defeat us. It’s a terrible place to be.

The problem with life in this situation is that it clouds our thinking to where all we can see are the terrible things involved in the circumstance. Everything is negative and although there may be some positives, we are not able to see them.  This is not unique, everybody comes against things that seem insurmountable for a time. Eventually we may be able to work through it and life returns to a more normal state. The tragic thing about it is that we often make choices during this time in life that could plague us for the rest of our life.

What is the solution?

It would be easy to say, “don’t worry about it, it will pass”. That may be true but to suggest that someone “not worry about it” is an attempt to minimize what may be a serious time of trouble and anxiety . The question is, “where is God during all of this?”

Some people even blame God for the circumstance. “God must not love me. If He really cares about me He wouldn’t make me go through this”. Read more »