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the whole play or even understand the full script. It is enough to know that I have been chosen to be one actor on the stage. I need only play my part as well as I can.”
This is a great reminder that I don’t need to know the whole story. The greater act of faith is to trust that the small part God has given me to play will be worked out through Him.