PHILIPPIANS 4:19 NIV
19 And my God will meet all your needs according to his
glorious riches in Christ Jesus.
God can use any avenue or any means to provide for you, but He
is the ultimate Source behind every blessing.
Your job or occupation is one avenue God can use to bless you.
But, your job is not your source.
God’s plan for mankind is that we labor. So God will usually
provide for us by giving us a good job, good health, and the
ability to do that job.
However, God is not limited to providing for you through a job.
Even if you lose the job — God is still your Source, and He
will still provide for you.
Even if you lose your health, God can and will still provide
for you. (And He will also heal you, if you let Him.)
God can bless you through friends and relatives, but they are
not your source. Even if they fail you or forsake you, God will
PSALM 27:10 NKJ
10 When my father and my mother forsake me, then the Lord will
take care of me.
HEBREWS 13:5 NKJ
5 Let your conduct be without covetousness, and be content with
such things as you have. For He Himself has said, “I will never
leave you nor forsake you.”
God deserves credit and thanks for everything good that has
ever happened to you. He was behind it. God was the source of
it. Was it a mother’s love? God put that love in her for you.
Was it the love of a spouse? God created that love.
Every good thing in life owes its existence to God. We should
thank God for every good thing, no matter how it seems to come
God moves on people and influences them to bless you. God
causes situations to work out for your benefit. God is behind
So keep your eyes on God. Thank Him for every blessing, no
matter how it comes to you, because it is from Him.