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Unexpected Blessings: Trusting in God’s Provision

In life, there are moments when we feel unseen, when we think no one is watching or noticing the small acts of kindness or integrity that we strive to embody every day. Yet, it is precisely in these moments that God often chooses to reveal His presence and shower us with unexpected blessings.

Recently, I experienced one of these moments firsthand, and it left me in awe of God’s faithfulness and provision. In a quiet corner of my day-to-day life, while diligently carrying out my responsibilities, God intervened in a way that truly blew my mind.

I was honored to receive the “Character Award of Public Relations” in my department of Mass Communication—a recognition that came as a complete surprise. As if that wasn’t enough, accompanying this honor was an unexpected $500 scholarship, a tangible reminder of God’s abundant provision in my life.

Reflecting on this experience, I am reminded of the words found in Galatians 6:9, “And let us not grow weary of doing good, for in due season we will reap, if we do not give up.” In moments when we feel unseen or unacknowledged, it is important to remember that God sees our faithfulness and rewards it in His perfect timing.

This unexpected blessing serves as a testament to God’s faithfulness and sovereignty. It reminds me that He is always at work behind the scenes, orchestrating events and opportunities for our good and His glory. It is a humbling reminder that all the glory belongs to God, for He alone deserves our praise and thanksgiving.

I share this story not to boast in my own accomplishments, but to testify to the goodness and faithfulness of God. He delights in surprising us with blessings when we least expect them, and He never ceases to amaze us with His abundant provision.

As we journey through life, may we trust in God’s provision, even in the moments when we feel unseen or unnoticed. May we continue to faithfully pursue excellence in all that we do, knowing that God sees our efforts and will reward them in His perfect timing.

Today, I am grateful for the unexpected blessings that remind me of God’s love and faithfulness. And I am reminded once again that when we think others are not looking and we are doing what we believe we should, God will indeed send a blessing—often in ways we could never imagine.

All the glory belongs to God!

With gratitude and awe,

Erion P. Davison