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Let not a wise man boast of his wisdom, and let not the mighty man  boast of his might, let not a rich man boast of his riches; but let him who boasts boast of this, that he understands and knows me, that I am the Lord who exercises loving-kindness, justice, and righteousness on earth; for I delight in these things, declarses the Lord. (Jeremiah 9:23-24)

Seek and you shall find!

You will call upon me and come and pray to me, and I will listen to you. You will seek me and find me when you search for me with all your heart. I will be found by you... (Jeremiah 29: 12-13)
The inhabitants of Athens had altars to all their known gods and, as a precaution, even an altar “To an unknown god”. It is precisely this unknown god that Paul sought to make known to the Athenians:

Health in the fire

People wish for a life of peace and quiet, which is only human. Christians live a life of peace and turmoil, which is the divine plan. When Christians grasp this paradox, it creates a vibrant new beginning to their life of faith. The whole world looks differently to them. They begin to know the feelings of victory and conquest found in higher levels of faith. It is a paradox because the more we wish for calm and quiet the more anxious and worried we become.
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