We can take comfort that God’s plans cannot be thwarted, not by Satan, not by wicked people and not by the apathy or the overreaction of his own people. God will bring about his plans and purposes. Furthermore, God has plans for our lives but these are often not what we expect. 

Mark 1:45
John 8:59
1 Thess 5:10
John 21:22
Acts 15:28
1 Cor 7:31

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