You’ll Get It All Back

“The LORD can give you much more than that.”

(2 Chronicles 25:9 NIV)

In addition to the men he had hired from Judah to fight in his army, King Amaziah of Judah also hired a hundred thousand fighting men from Israel. However, a prophet from God told him to dismiss the Israelite troops, reminding him that victory came from God and not from a foreign alliance. Fretful Amaziah then asked the prophet, “But what about the hundred talents I paid for these Israelite troops?” and the prophet replied, “The LORD can give you much more than that” (2 Chronicles 25:9).

I remember a time when I also had to let go of something in which I had invested time and money. It wasn’t an easy decision to make. After spending time in prayer, God reminded me of this story, which I had read a couple of days prior, and promised to give me much more than what I had invested. And He did. If you’re on the verge of making a decision that requires some kind of loss, trust that God can compensate you for it.

God can compensate us for all our losses.

Published by risingwiththeson

Farah obtained her Honours Bachelor of Arts Degree (with a double major in English and Religious Studies) from the University of Toronto, where she also completed her Bachelor of Education (OISE). While she enjoys teaching, writing gives Farah equal pleasure. She began to exercise this passion with the publication of "Rising with the Son," her daily devotional blog. It is designed to help strengthen the faith of her readers in Jesus. Through her writing, it is Farah's wish to inspire others and help them develop a closer relationship with God and His Son, Jesus Christ.

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