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Two verses stuck out to me:


7 And I do this for a wise purpose; for thus it whispereth me, according to the workings of the Spirit of the Lord which is in me. And now, I do not know all things; but the Lord knoweth all things which are to come; wherefore, he worketh in me to do according to his will.

I have had a couple opportunities the past to be put into people's paths, seemingly by happenstance. But, it turns out afterwards that it was by design, for the benefit of them.   It seems that often times angels are placed in my path when I most need it.

It's neat to see, after the fact, the way the Lord knows us, and our needs, and meets them through each other.

I also loved:

18 Wherefore, with the help of these, king Benjamin, by laboring with all the might of his body and the faculty of his whole soul, and also the prophets, did once more establish peace in the land.

He didn't try with part of his soul, or even most- but with the faculty of his whole soul. Why should I think He expects any less from me?

Best pull up the boot straps and roll up the sleeves.

What did you think/learn today?

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