Can you pray for me? What would be a good way to handle this?
Today I lost my job. They needed someone with a better fit for the postion. What would be a good godly way to handle this trial? I was a bit sad because I really liked the postion and I wanted it to work out, but it didn't and I know God is in control. I do not hold any bitterness or animosity to the person who let me go but now I have to start all over again with the job search and it is a full time job just looking for work. Can you pray for me that I have the right heart attifude before the Lord and that God shows me what he wants me to learn through this trial?
Asked By: encourager4God - 7/17/2007
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I will pray for you and I'm so sorry to hear about this disruption in your life. Here's my story. I hope it encourages you... More
Answered By: gotta_b_kidding_me - 7/17/2007
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Get into ministry.
Answered By: Allison B - 7/17/2007
The question I have is that is if it is in God's control why do we have to pray. You seem to think he has a plan so what are we praying for? Doenst he already know what is in his plans?
Answered By: whalers68 - 7/17/2007
Life is a continual Challenge. Hang in there... More
Answered By: sansfear - 7/17/2007
It has happened to me several times at different levels. Keep your eyes open, and a prayer in your heart, and treat others well, and a better opportunity will come about. I am amazed at the things I thought were set backs in my life that have turned out to be real blessings! Good Luck and God Bless!
Answered By: NewCatholic - 7/17/2007
Yes. It sounds like you are handling it the godly way already. Just pray and ask him to open another door...he has plans for you and he will open a door when one closes.
Answered By: artbyheather04 - 7/17/2007
Yes, you are in the trial from your god. I pray for you. Be good, be calm, be peace and be care. You have time to cool down and see what way you can go now.
Answered By: johnkamfailee - 7/17/2007
A little thought for you to consider---maybe it was God's plan for this job to not work out because He has something better for you? Prayers and Blessings!
Answered By: wbusykat4 - 7/17/2007
the lord isn't calling you for that job. try something else i'm sure that will work.i'll also pray for you. in gods name amen
Answered By: moomoomonsta - 7/17/2007
Hello and of course i will pray for you but trials are NOT to tell God something about you, trials is to tell you about you, it is in the tough times that we grow as Christians, but if your putting Christ first and best He will make a Way where there is no Way one other thing, when Peter was walking on the water with... More
Answered By: wgr88 - 7/17/2007
I'll pray for you. Just remember, where god closes a door, he always opens a window. God will not let you down, there may be a reason that may make more sense later.
Answered By: honey - 7/17/2007
I'll pray for you,God will make a way just trust Him. God bless you.
Answered By: vic - 7/17/2007
Would a better fit be a non-Christian? I see this often and hold satan to blame. I have a lot of Christians friends,self included ,without jobs. I agree with what someone said to keep your eyes upon Jesus so you won't sink... More
Answered By: gabeymac♥≈ - 7/17/2007
Done and done. There is something better coming for you to be a part of so please take heart.
Answered By: DARLA T - 7/17/2007
totally will! and the best way to handle it is to wait on God! He will come through as you know! peace be with you through this changing / confusing time!
Answered By: precious - 7/17/2007
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