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Stay with Positive

"Do not fret [worry] because of those who are evil or be envious of those who do wrong" (Psalm 37:1). 

Translation? You're not missing anything not being a part of the "hip cool" crowd. Trust and believe that. All that matters is that you position yourself around the people with a vision who live for the Lord. They are the ones who will become more in life, because they will be able to possess natural and supernatural power. Now, that's power. Consequently, it doesn't matter if things seem boring or ordinary, because you can best believe there is much movement behind the scenes. And you can best believe that God is going to show people how it's done through your life. You have been serving Him and serving Him some more. Don't think any of it has been in vain. God honors those who honor Him. As I say often in many of my blog posts, serving and honoring God doesn't mean everything will go perfectly, because we will still have our challenges. Yet I do believe challenges make us stronger within ourselves and most importantly, stronger in God who will be with us the entire time. That's a fact. 

I give thanks to you, O Lord my God, with my whole heart, and I will glorify your name forever" (Psalm 86:12). 

So stay with the strong and positive people who are leading with Christ. And continue to watch and monitor carefully, who you let in your space. Stay around good, not evil. You will be better for it -- we all will be better for it -- there's no doubt about that. Staying with positive means staying with God, which means having leverage and longevity. Stay with positive. 
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