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Secondly, he stayed course. This is vital to victory. Hold line. Remain steadfast. Donít give up. Jesus saw man later and told him to refrain from going backwards. He told him to sin no more or a worse condition might come on him. The most powerful thing a man or woman can do is stay course in life. Stay connected with God. Donít get blessed and then turn away from Godís blessings. Keep up good fight of faith until last breath. Again, perseverance is most powerful force, in line with godliness.
And then last, tell somebody what God has done for you. As soon as man knew who healed him, he began to publish it abroad. He began to tell people what Jesus had done for him. This, too, is powerful. Thatís right. A manís testimony regarding grace of God not only overcomes devil, but it renews man speaking it and saves one who hears and receives it.
How can we change our results? We change our actions. The action is in hearing and receiving commands of God. The action is in staying course with God. The action is telling everyone who is capable of changingóJesus is master potter.
Man is clay. He is potter of clay. He, and He alone, can change clay into pottery of beauty. If man responds in faith, stays course, and tells everybody that Jesus is one who makes change for better.
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