A Great Way to Live
November 4, 2008

Why should I say “I can’t” when the Bible says I can do all things through Christ who give me strength?-Philippians 4:13
Why should I lack when God supplies all my needs according to His riches in glory in Christ Jesus?-Philippians 4:19
Why should I fear when God has not given me a spirit of fear, but of power, love, and sound mind?- 2 Timothy 1:7
Why should I be weak when the Lord is the strength of my life?- Psalm 27:1 &
Daniel 11:32
Why should I feel like a failure when I am a conqueror in all things through Christ?-
Romans 8:37
Why should I allow Satan supremacy over my life when He that is in me is greater than he that is in the world?- 1 John 4:4
Why should I lack wisdom when God gives wisdom to me generously when I ask for it?-
1 Corinthians 1:30; James 1:5
Why should I accept defeat when the Bible says that God always leads me in triumph?-2 Corinthians 2:14
Why should I be depressed when I have God’s loving kindness, compassion, and faithfulness to give me hope?-Lamentations 3:21-23
Why should I worry when I can cast all my care on Christ who cares for me?-1 Peter 5:7
Why should I be in bondage when the truth has set me free?-John 8:32
Why should I feel condemned when there is no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus? Romans 8:1
Why should I feel alone when Jesus is with me always, even to the end of the world?
Matthew 28:20; Hebrews 13:5
Why should I be discontented when I can be content in all my circumstances?-Philippians 4:11
Why should I feel worthlessness when Christ values me?-1 Corinthians 4:5
Why should I have a persecution complex, knowing that nobody can be against me when God is for me?-Romans 8:31
Why should I let the pressures of life bother me when Jesus has overcome the world and its tribulations?-John 16:33
Adapted from Herb Patnaude