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“Answered Prayers”

I came across this poem today, and the message is so powerful that I wanted to share it:


Answered Prayers

I asked for strength, and God gave me difficulties to make me strong.

I asked for wisdom, and God gave me problems to solve.

I asked for prosperity, and God gave me brawn and brain to work.

I asked for courage, and God gave me dangers to overcome.

I asked for patience, and God placed me in situations where I was forced to wait.

I asked for love, and God gave me troubled people to help.

I asked for favors, and God gave me opportunity.

I received nothing I wanted.

I received everything I needed.

My prayers have been answered.

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