I remember how we made it back home, pulled into the hanger, got off the plane, and started towards the car.
Romans 8:31, “What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?”(ESV)
Selena paused, took a deep breath and continued, “I literally had no idea how in one day, my whole world would come crashing down. Carlos, In one day, I learned that he was in some very deep trouble.”
Yes, he was making amazing money; however, he wasn’t my Juan.
Matthew 21:22, “And whatever you ask in prayer, you will receive, if you have faith.”(ESV)
She detailed his success, his fast-tracked promotions, and even his elaborately decorated office in almost symmetric-agreement with Juan’s account.
I mean, again, if you don’t mind, but… what’s your side of the story?
Romans 12:12, “Rejoice in hope, be patient in tribulation, be constant in prayer.”(ESV)
Suddenly, within the mind of Carlos, there were things about Juan that started to make sense to him.
About 15 minutes later, one of her co-workers brought him his sandwich. He paid the server, gathered his things, and walked swiftly to the park.
Hebrews 13:8, “Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.”(ESV)
Seeing her manager coming out of the break area, she jumped up before he noticed her and said, “So you’ll have the chicken parmesan to go?” Carlos also noticing the manager shockingly cool said, “Yes. To go.”
She looked at him with anger. Carlos said, “Please just give me a chance to explain and if…”
Proverbs 16:7, “When a man's ways please the Lord, He makes even his enemies to be at peace with him.”(ESV)
Carlos watched Eddie walk away from the table, out of the door, and through the glass down the sideway.