For such a time as this… So that that…
God’s word is amazing. Did you know you were born for such a time as this?
And that’s just part of the amazing picture. With every “for such a time as this” there is a “so that”.
I wanted to share a few truths and passages.
We are here so that our purposes are fulfilled and to bring God glory. ~ Psalm 138:8, Proverbs 19:21, Isaiah 43:7, Isaiah 46:10, Acts 17:26, Romans 8:28, 1 Corinthians 3:8, 2 Corinthians 5:5, Ephesians 1:11, Philippians 2:13, 2 Thessalonians 1:11, 2 Timothy 1:9.
Trials and perseverance are so that you are tested and kept from sinning and the work of God may be displayed in your life. And so that your faith is purified resulting in praise, glory, and honor for God. And so that you may be mature, complete, and not lacking in anything. ~ Exodus 20:20, John 9:3, 1 Peter 1:6, 1 Peter 4:13, James 1:2-4
We are comforted so that we may comfort others. ~ 2 Corinthians 1:3-7
Live Godly lives so that it will go well with you, showing you are a child of God, with a new life, bearing fruit, bringing praise to God, overflowing with hope, filled with the full measure of all the fullness of God, blessed with knowing God better, having fellowship with one another, and walking in His ways. ~ Deuteronomy 4:40, Deuteronomy 8:1, Deuteronomy 11:8-9 & 14, Proverbs 22:17-21, Matthew 5:44-45, Romans 6:4, Romans 7:4, Romans 15:7, Romans 15:13, Ephesians 1:17, Ephesians 3:19, Ephesians 6:3, Philippians 1:9, Philippians 2:14-15, 1 Corinthians 15:58, 2 Corinthians 8:11, 1 Thessalonians 4:11-12, Colossians 1:9-10, Colossians 4:6, 1 John 1:7, 1 Peter 2:9, 1 Peter 3:9, 1 John 5:13, 2 Peter 3:17
Search for yourself and ponder all the wonderful ways God works for such a time as this and the resulting so that!
Thank You Heavenly Father, that every step I take, every path You lay in front of me is for such a time as this, so that Your purposes may be fulfilled. And Your purposes and plans are the best! Use me for such a time as this, so that You may be glorified.