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      Here's the blog post that sparked my question. I tend to agree with the author.
      https://tosavealife.com/faith/inspir...-could-handle/

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      Quote Originally Posted by MennoSota View Post
      Here's the blog post that sparked my question. I tend to agree with the author.
      https://tosavealife.com/faith/inspir...-could-handle/
      Well he explained it better than me I guess lol
      I didn't like how he started it off however, but he redeems the message quick enough. Strength in God
      Good blog sir

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      Quote Originally Posted by MennoSota View Post
      What makes the phrase true, in your opinion?
      The fact that if we are Gods then He will always be there for us and will hellp us through any trials that we are going through the key is to stay as close to Him as possible for those wgo dont then yes you can be overwhelmed. I think Job is a pefect example
      Isaiah 40:31

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      Quote Originally Posted by psalms 91 View Post
      The fact that if we are Gods then He will always be there for us and will hellp us through any trials that we are going through the key is to stay as close to Him as possible for those wgo dont then yes you can be overwhelmed. I think Job is a pefect example
      Do you think Job could handle his circumstances?

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      He did, he knew where his strength came from, he remained true to God
      Isaiah 40:31

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      Quote Originally Posted by MennoSota View Post
      Does a person's failure mean that God gave them too much to handle?
      Not necessarily. I just dont think that the expression itself is sound.

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      Quote Originally Posted by psalms 91 View Post
      He did, he knew where his strength came from, he remained true to God
      So it wasn't Job's strength and Job couldn't handle it without God handling it for him?
      Peter did not remain true to God at the trial and crucifixion of Jesus. Did Peter's failure mean Peter could handle it, but failed or did it mean God gave Peter more than he could handle?

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      Quote Originally Posted by MennoSota View Post
      So it wasn't Job's strength and Job couldn't handle it without God handling it for him?
      Peter did not remain true to God at the trial and crucifixion of Jesus. Did Peter's failure mean Peter could handle it, but failed or did it mean God gave Peter more than he could handle?
      Obviously Peter himself was crucified later after his ministries and Jesus himself redeemed him and asked him three times if he loved him which Peter answered yes three times. Peter was only afraid of death and thus he lied three times to save himself (which Christ prophesied to Peter), however he did pull through in the end. Judas turned away and succumbed to satans temptation freely... he resigned from ministry, betrayed his king, and hung himself in misery... deny Christ deny the Father and so without God, he could not handle it and the devil and thief in him killed him.

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      Quote Originally Posted by DHoffmann View Post
      Obviously Peter himself was crucified later after his ministries and Jesus himself redeemed him and asked him three times if he loved him which Peter answered yes three times. Peter was only afraid of death and thus he lied three times to save himself (which Christ prophesied to Peter), however he did pull through in the end. Judas turned away and succumbed to satans temptation freely... he resigned from ministry, betrayed his king, and hung himself in misery... deny Christ deny the Father and so without God, he could not handle it and the devil and thief in him killed him.
      By whose power did Peter pull through? By Peter's power or by God's power.
      "With man it is impossible, but with God all things are possible."

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      Quote Originally Posted by MennoSota View Post
      By whose power did Peter pull through? By Peter's power or by God's power.
      "With man it is impossible, but with God all things are possible."
      Right God gives us strength, those two phrases are both speaking of strength from God to man

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