As a new thing happened today at my friends’ house, I was reminded of this Bible verse – https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=1+Thessalonians+5%3A18&version=KJV:
In every thing give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you.
About three hours ago, my friends lost power. The energy company estimated an hour which tends to mean four hours minimum the majority of the time. As of the latest update, they are saying three more hours.
What I know is the Lord is in control. That’s not a popular opinion in many places, but it’s one I have faith in. Seen plenty of times in my life and the lives of others where this belief has played out.