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you have put off the old man with his deeds, and have put on the new man who is renewed in knowledge according to the image of Him who created him,
Colossians 3:9-10

"Look to Abraham your father, And to Sarah who bore you; For I called him alone, And blessed him and increased him."
Isaiah 51:2

I am a new man in Christ
I am a son of the Patriarch Abraham

God is Making Me A


think out; prepare in advance
arrange, bargain for, block out, blueprint, brainstorm*, calculate, concoct, conspire, contemplate, contrive, cook up*, craft, design, devise, draft, engineer, figure on, figure out, fix to, form, formulate, frame, hatch*, intrigue, invent, lay in provisions, line up*, make arrangements, map, meditate, organize, outline, plot, project, quarterback*, ready, reckon on, represent, rough in*, scheme, set out, shape, sketch, steer, trace, work out

intend, mean
aim, bargain for*, contemplate, count on, design, envisage, foresee, have every intention*, mind, propose, purpose, reckon on*

I always plan my work. I plan and organize today in anticipation of the future.

My sense of order allows me to act spontaneously, because I have planned for various contingencies.

God's Word lights my path, and I can see far ahead. I work with His Goals in mind.

I am prepared.

I am becoming more and more provident.

I know the value of being prepared. These words resonate in my being:

  • prepared
  • thought-out
  • ready
  • thorough
  • provident
  • lamps trimmed
  • wary
  • equipped.
  • itinerary
  • design
  • purpose
  • objective
  • end
  • aim
  • object
  • program
  • project
  • enterprise
  • proposal
  • vision
  • brainstorm
  • strategy
  • blueprint
  • design
  • schedule
  • provision
  • contingent
  • agenda
  • policy
  • course of action
  • alternative
  • option
  • backup
  • recourse
  • substitute
  • selection
  • calendar
  • projection
  • estimate
  • probability
  • plan.
  • budget
  • consider
  • contemplate
  • weigh
  • count the costs
  • forecast
  • anticipate
  • plan
  • project
  • budget
  • sketch
  • map
  • chart
  • design
  • arrange.

In Him also we have obtained an inheritance, being predestined according to the purpose of Him who works all things according to the counsel of His will, that we who first trusted in Christ should be to the praise of His glory.
-- Ephesians 1:11-12

Mine eyes are awake through the night watches, that I might meditate in thy word.
-- Psalms 119:148

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Just a few traits of a son of Abraham

This isn't that New Age "Positive Thinking" stuff, is it??

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