In disguise

Posted: February 12, 2016 in depression, family, friendship, life, mercy, music, Relationships, religion, stress, words
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We don’t always realise at the time that situations and circumstances we find ourselves in are actually teaching us life lessons, bringing us closer to God, to the first steps to undertaking new tasks in His name.

We don’t always appreciate how good our lives, our friends and our family are, until we lose them.

That’s why it’s important to make the most of where you are right now, because although you may be in the middle of a storm, they may be blessings or mercies in disguise. So don’t miss those blessings just because they have come to you at unexpected times or from unexpected sources.

Blessings by Laura Story

We pray for blessings, we pray for peace
Comfort for family, protection while we sleep
We pray for healing, for prosperity
We pray for Your mighty hand to ease our suffering
And all the while, You hear each spoken need
Yet love is way too much to give us lesser things

‘Cause what if your blessings come through rain drops
What if Your healing comes through tears
What if a thousand sleepless nights are what it takes to know You’re near
What if trials of this life are Your mercies in disguise

We pray for wisdom, Your voice to hear
We cry in anger when we cannot feel You near
We doubt your goodness, we doubt your love
As if every promise from Your word is not enough
And all the while, You hear each desperate plea
And long that we’d have faith to believe

‘Cause what if your blessings come through rain drops
What if Your healing comes through tears
What if a thousand sleepless nights are what it takes to know You’re near
What if trials of this life are Your mercies in disguise

When friends betray us
When darkness seems to win
We know that pain reminds this heart
That this is not,
This is not our home
It’s not our home

‘Cause what if your blessings come through rain drops
What if Your healing comes through tears
What if a thousand sleepless nights are what it takes to know You’re near

What if my greatest disappointments or the aching of this life
Is the revealing of a greater thirst this world can’t satisfy
What if trials of this life
The rain, the storms, the hardest nights
Are your mercies in disguise

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