Wrapped up

So a friend was asking me for advice the other day, and venting about a situation in her life. So as I was sitting back listening to what she had going on, she asked how I overcame a similar situation, and like I always try and do is bring it back to the hand book on how to live our lives, the bible, because my advice is fleeting, but the lords advice is eternal, it saturates our very being and soakes down into every fiber of our body. Then I said something that kind of summed up the whole conversation, “don’t get wrapped up in it and keep pressing in and walking it out” so whatever brought you here, whatever you may be going through, and whatever issues you may face don’t get wrapped up in the problem, instead get wrapped up in the arms of GOD

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1 John 4:4-16
4 You are of God, little children, and have overcome them, because He who is in you is greater than he who is in the world.5 They are of the world. Therefore they speak as of the world, and the world hears them. 6 We are of God. He who knows God hears us; he who is not of God does not hear us. By this we know the spirit of truth and the spirit of error.

Knowing God Through Love

7 Beloved, let us love one another, for love is of God; and everyone who loves is born of God and knows God. 8 He who does not love does not know God, for God is love. 9 In this the love of God was manifested toward us, that God has sent His only begotten Son into the world, that we might live through Him. 10 In this is love, not that we loved God, but that He loved us and sent His Son to be the propitiation for our sins. 11 Beloved, if God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.

Seeing God Through Love

12 No one has seen God at any time. If we love one another, God abides in us, and His love has been perfected in us. 13 By this we know that we abide in Him, and He in us, because He has given us of His Spirit. 14 And we have seen and testify that the Father has sent the Son as Savior of the world. 15 Whoever confesses that Jesus is the Son of God, God abides in him, and he in God. 16 And we have known and believed the love that God has for us. God is love, and he who abides in love abides in God, and God in him.

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