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Proverbs 16:3

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The Lord works out everything to its proper end—even the wicked for a day of disaster. (Proverbs 16:3, NIV) A few nights ago, someone broke into my car. Thankfully, although it was all rummaged through and torn apart, nothing was taken. When I came out in the morning and realized what had been done, I felt both angry and sad – angry that someone would do that to another person and yet sad that they could do it guilt free. When I read through Proverbs 16 this morning, I was reminded that God takes care of things no matter what.…

“For as he thinks in his heart, so is he…” (Proverbs 23:7, Amplified Bible) “Commit your works to the LORD, and your thoughts will be established.” (Proverbs 16:3, Holy Bible, New King James Version) These Scriptures confirm the power of thoughts. Success requires commitment. Thinking good things brings positive action and channels commitment toward success. When thoughts are established through studying God’s Word, positive attitude and actions follow, making life’s journey an easier route. Prayer: Lord, I want to manage my thoughts so my life can produce positive results. Turn my mind away from negative or impure thoughts that result…