"Walk By Faith, Not By Sight" 2 Corinthians 5:7

Remember Switzerland (6/10/13)

Such a great reminder to trust in God!

THE RIVER WALK

Read: 1Kings 7:1-51, Acts 7:30-50, Psalm 128:1-6, Proverbs 16:31-33

We may throw the dice, but the Lord determines how they fall. (Proverbs 16:33)

Castle Risk

Relate: We were using the Castle Risk board, but playing by Risk rules.  I controlled the west, he had the east and whoever managed to punch through the other’s heavily fortified border first was going to win the game. He almost did it. From Vienna he was attacking Switzerland and I was down to my last defender. Then the impossible happened. Sixteen times in a row I rolled better with one die then he did with three. The attack stalled, I took him with the next turn’s counterattack and the game was over except for the mop up work. For years after that day the battle cry whenever we were playing a similar game was, “Remember Switzerland!” Anytime someone was facing impossible odds, anytime the game seemed to be…

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