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					The Providence
          of God
…for your Father knows the
things you have need of before
you ask Him.

                    Matthew 6.25b
"Nevertheless He did not leave
Himself without witness, in that He
did good, gave us rain from heaven
and fruitful seasons, filling our hearts
with food and gladness."

                            Acts 14.17
because, although they knew God,
they did not glorify Him as God, nor
were thankful, but became futile in
their thoughts, and their foolish hearts
were darkened.

                           Romans 1.21
And let the peace of God rule in your
hearts, to which also you were called
in one body; and be thankful.

                        Colossians 3.15
“General” Providence

  Matthew 6.26-29
Psalm 104.14-29
He makes nations great, and destroys
them; He enlarges nations, and guides

                        Job 12.23
And He changes the times and the
seasons; He removes kings and raises
up kings; He gives wisdom to the wise
And knowledge to those who have

                        Daniel 2.21
…for He makes His sun rise on the
evil and on the good, and sends rain
on the just and on the unjust.

                         Matthew 5.45b
“Special” Providence

  Matthew 6.30-33
The steps of a good man are ordered
by the LORD, And He delights in his

                        Psalm 37.23
In all your ways acknowledge Him,
And He shall direct your paths.

                       Proverbs 3.6
And we know that all things work
together for good to those who love
God, to those who are the called
according to His purpose.

                        Romans 8.28
The “How” of Providence
He causes the grass to grow for the
cattle, And vegetation for the service
of man, That he may bring forth food
from the earth,

                          Psalm 104.14
This man came to Jesus by night and
said to Him, "Rabbi, we know that You
are a teacher come from God; for no
one can do these signs that You do
unless God is with him."

                        John 3.2
…spoken by the Lord, and was
confirmed to us by those who heard
Him, God also bearing witness both
with signs and wonders, with various
miracles, and gifts of the Holy Spirit,
according to His own will?
                          Hebrews 2.3b-4
I found it necessary to write to
you exhorting you to contend
earnestly for the faith which was
once for all delivered to the
                      Jude 1.3
Are they [the angels] not all
ministering spirits sent forth to
minister for those who will
inherit salvation?

                       Hebrews 1.14
Then he said, "Do you know
why I have come to you? And
now I must return to fight with
the prince of Persia; and when I
have gone forth, indeed the
prince of Greece will come.
                     Daniel 10.20
21 "But I will tell you what is
noted in the Scripture of Truth.
(No one upholds me against
these, except Michael your

                      Daniel 10.21
11:1 "Also in the first year of
Darius the Mede, I, even I, stood
up to confirm and strengthen

                      Daniel 11.1
I returned and saw under the sun
that; The race is not to the swift,
Nor the battle to the strong, Nor
bread to the wise, Nor riches to
men of understanding, Nor favor
to men of skill; But time and
chance happen to them all.
                       Ecclesiastes 9.11
Oh, the depth of the riches both
of the wisdom and knowledge of
God! How unsearchable are His
judgments and His ways past
finding out!

                      Romans 11.33
How do You Respond to
      God’s Providence?
Give us this day our daily bread.

                       Matthew 6.11
And forgive us our debts, As we
forgive our debtors.
And do not lead us into
temptation, But deliver us from
the evil one.

                   Matthew 6.12-13
Matthew 7.7-14

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