This is the victory that has overcome the world - our faith. 1 John 5:4
Charles F Stanley said " We realize that as children of our sovereign God, we are never victims of our circumstances." <p275, Every Day in His Presence, 354 Devotions>
Yes, I believe God is in control for everything in our life and guides us to live a life for our good and His glory. Pastor Stanley encouraged us to cling to the Lord and invite Him to fill us with His strength and hope.
" Lord, I cling to Your promise that You will prevail on my behalf. amen."