Today is Monday, August 26th, 2013; Karen's Korner #2636

Here we are; back after a week away; up into northern Minnesota and Manitoba, spending parts of three days in Winnipeg.
Now a dose of Max Lucado for the day:
God Knows More

A young woman wrote to me,  My boyfriend and I split up.  I applied for a job and was rejected.  Is God even listening to me?

You need to know that God knows more about life than we do! And, yes, Hes listening!  One day, my then six-year old said she wanted me leave the ministry.  I just really wish you sold snow cones!  An honest request from an honest heart.  To her the happiest people in the world were the guys who drove the snow-cone trucks. I heard her request, but I didnt heed it.  Why?  Because I know more about life than she did.

Same with God. God hears our requests.  But His answer isnt always what wed like it to be.  Because He knows more about life than we do?  Dont panic.  Dont bail out.  Talk to your heavenly Father.  Hes still in control!

Let petitions and praises shape your worries into prayers, letting God know your concerns. Before you know it, a sense of Gods wholeness, everything coming together for good, will come and settle you down. Philippians 4:6 - 7