How can we reconcile God’s sovereignty in numbering His serving ones’ days and the desire that their days be extended?
[#19 Q5] How can we reconcile God’s sovereignty in numbering the days of His serving ones, with the absolute desire echoed in many prayers that his or her days be extended for the sake of their serving and usefulness? How should we pray at such times?
It is important to point out that these brothers do not presume to have the answers to our questions. Rather, they are willing to provide a response in fellowship, and to encourage us to personally go to the Lord and consider all these things before Him.