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Turning Our Crisis Into An Opportunity

Sunday, August 24, 2014

How do you respond to a crisis? At some point in our lives, we all will face hardships, losses, and painful circumstances. Too often, though, we fail to view suffering with an eternal perspective. In this encouraging message, Dr. Stanley teaches us how our heavenly Father always has a purpose for adversity in our lives, and how we can profit from it if we respond correctly.


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At some point in our lives, we all will face hardships, losses, and painful circumstances. Too often, though, we fail to view suffering with an eternal perspective. (Continue reading How to Turn Your Crisis into an Opportunity.)

 
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  • December 11, 2011 04:34 PM

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    Simple, straightforward and relecting on each one of them has given me a broad understanding of how the Bible relates to our daily lives. Thank you.
  • November 28, 2011 11:42 PM

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    thank you for this message
  • November 15, 2011 11:20 AM

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    Thank You Brother Standley for your messages and I am going through a tuff time in my life and need prayer....your message help me very much I know Gods word but I love how you do the life principles.....Thank You God Bless.....Please Pray for me........MAY
  • November 10, 2011 01:05 PM

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    i put my trust in the lord; and wait on him his will b done in my life always.
  • November 06, 2011 02:43 PM

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    Dear Dr. Stanley
    your massege is very hlepful for me .
    May our lord bless you
    afsaneh
  • October 20, 2011 11:11 AM

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    Awesome lesson!
  • October 03, 2011 10:35 AM

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    This message came very timely. I am so feeling lost and worry, fear. I have been praying for God financial miracle and I have been waiting, but sadly, its been delays and more delays. Please God help me and show me some ways, direction. Lord help me... Show me some hopes and signs. Amen
  • September 23, 2011 09:33 AM

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    I have watched Dr. Charles Stanley for years he is God's preacher man for today.
  • September 04, 2011 01:11 PM

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    Our God is fatithful to his word. All 15 scrilptures given by Dr. Stanley works.
    A confirmation of my faith coming out of a trial. Thanks be to God for this
    website. Blessings to all. A thrity year plus years of listening to Dr. Stanley.
    Ms. Dobbins
  • September 03, 2011 08:07 PM

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    Wow so helpfull. Thank you God for using all these people to help us
  • September 02, 2011 06:28 AM

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    This is very complete and useful in counselling others as well as myself, currently dealing with aftermath of hurricane. Thank you for this encouragement.
    beverly
  • September 02, 2011 02:50 AM

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    Awesome sermon!
  • September 01, 2011 10:37 PM

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    just in time. thank u.
  • September 01, 2011 06:45 PM

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    Thank you. It is really hellpful, I believe.
  • August 28, 2011 04:07 AM

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    My Husband left me almost 3 weeks ago..This message has encouraged me to keep looking to God and His faithfulness to me over each crisis I have been through.. I will continue to seek His face and focus on the opportunity within these circumstances..Thank you Charles Stanley for your faithfulness to teach us God's Word..AMAZING xx
  • August 19, 2011 09:31 AM

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    I thank God for Dr. Charles Stanley and his ministries. Because anything you go through in life you can find a solution to the situation if you let go and let god work in your life. Always pray and meditate on god's word, the word is truly the bread of life. I thank god for giving you the knowledge, and may he continue to bless you with good health and a sound mind to delivered his message so gracefully. Your sermons are always a blessing in my life.

    God bless,
    Mrs. Javonne Solomon-Hall
  • August 03, 2011 10:05 AM

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    Thank you for the message. sometimes I need encouragement and a reminder that God is in control! Sincerely, Becky
  • July 30, 2011 09:08 PM

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    Thank you for sharing this information with people outside of the Atlanta area.
  • July 27, 2011 11:12 PM

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    Thank you for my time with you as always it was revealing and aweinspiring, since I had an all day bible study w/ you as my teacher. God Bless You, wish I could contribute to your ministry, but I'm dirt poor monetarily, extremely wealthy with Christ.
    Crystal Geng I would love to someday own your principles bible, I'll save up somehow to buy it
  • July 27, 2011 12:42 AM

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    i was blessed by this sermon,and i pray that i may be able to see my self grow as i face the crisis in my life at the moment and see that God is able to do all things in me...God bless this ministry through Dr.Stanley.more power!
  • July 14, 2011 02:28 PM

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    FELICIA ANNE DAVIS

    hey docter stanley this is felicia anne davis im a 16 year old girl i just wanted to say that your great you have helped me understand so much and even more you have also helped me and my mom get better with are problems we have been through so much and by listening and taking heat to what you have said through your sermom's so i just wante to say thank you you are a great help god bless you .

    thank you
  • July 01, 2011 12:14 AM

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    GOD BLESS YOU DR.STANLEY! i've been having a real rough time.im so thankful for your web cite.after reading this i feel my spirit calming down.it's been rough for me one storm after another! i keep telling myself JESUS SUFFERED and still he did not SIN! what really keep's me at peace is i tell myself "GOD LOVES ME" over and over again..especially when i know the devil is attacking me.TO ANYONE BEING ATTACKED BY THE DEVIL...KEEPING TELLING YOUR SELF GOD LOVES ME! trust me THE SPIRIT WILL CALM YOU DOWN! and the devil will leave you!
  • June 27, 2011 03:15 AM

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    i really bless this passage, thank you pastor.
  • June 25, 2011 11:33 AM

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    Takes so long to realize He is with us, it's just not tangable-faith is just that, let go and let God
  • June 24, 2011 01:13 PM

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    I have been going into so much difficulties in my life, but with this principles I am completely sure I would overcome anything, THANK YOU! Dr. Stanley, Fernando Morales, Pasadena, CA, USA.

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