We learn from those who have gone before us …

We learn from those who have gone before us. We read about Job's suffering, and we say, "This is for us. It's not just about a faraway place and a long time ago." We thank you, Lord, that you gave your strength to Job. We thank you that you give your strength to us.

For our encouragement …

For our encouragement, let us read 1 Thessalonians 4:15-18 - "According to the Lord’s word, we tell you that we who are still alive, who are left until the coming of the Lord, will certainly not precede those who have fallen asleep. 16 For the Lord himself will come down from heaven, with a loud command, with the voice …

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God is in control …

In Job 1, we read about the activity of Satan - and we , also, read about the control of God. Satan is active - of that, there is no doubt, but he is not in control of the situation. God is in control - of that, there is, also, no doubt!