Living in the FOG (Favor of God)

Psalm 5:12 NIV
[12] Surely, Lord, you bless the righteous; you surround them with your favor as with a shield.

God is Good!

Psalm 106:1 NIV
[1] Praise the Lord. Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his love endures forever.

With Jesus We Are Winners

Colossians 2:13-15 NIV
[13] When you were dead in your sins and in the uncircumcision of your flesh, God made you alive with Christ. He forgave us all our sins,
[14] having canceled the charge of our legal indebtedness, which stood against us and condemned us; he has taken it away, nailing it to the cross.
[15] And having disarmed the powers and authorities, he made a public spectacle of them, triumphing over them by the cross.

God Will Give You Double for Your Trouble

Job 42:10,12,15 NIV
[10] After Job had prayed for his friends, the Lord restored his fortunes and gave him twice as much as he had before.
[12] The Lord blessed the latter part of Job’s life more than the former part…
[15] Nowhere in all the land were there found women as beautiful as Job’s daughters, and their father granted them an inheritance along with their brothers.

How Can I Live in the FOG?

1.Start Your Relationship with Jesus
John 3:16 NIV
[16] For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.

2.Surround Yourself With People Who Will En-Courage You

Proverbs 27:17 NIV
[17] As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another.

1 Corinthians 14:3 NIV
[3] But the one who prophesies speaks to people for their strengthening, encouraging and comfort.

3.Keep a Clean Heart

Ephesians 4:26-27 NIV
[26] “In your anger do not sin” : Do not let the sun go down while you are still angry,
[27] and do not give the devil a foothold.

Matthew 18:21-22 NIV
[21] Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, “Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother or sister who sins against me? Up to seven times?” [22] Jesus answered, “I tell you, not seven times, but seventy-seven times.