The Peace of God

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[ Philippians 4:6,7 ]

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God which transcends all understanding will guard your hearts and minds in Jesus Christ.”

It is very hard for us to fully understand the peace of God if we do not have a grasp on the sovereignty of God. God is sovereign — He’s in control of all circumstances and situations. They may be big or small, good or bad. Whatever the situation, God is in control, and nothing happens without His knowledge. So as the verse states, instead of worrying or being anxious, we pray and put our trust in the sovereign God.

In John 14:27, Jesus said, “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not…

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