Having faith in God is easy when all is going well—when the kids are behaving, the job is going well, and the biggest issue you face for the day is what to have for dinner. But how do you access that same faith when everything is going wrong? Remember that, as a human, your sightContinue reading “Have faith in God, six reasons to build faith in God”
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God’s word never changes but it changes things.
God’s Word is alive and powerful. (Heb. 4:12.) It is living substance. It is law in the world of the Spirit. It is more powerful than the laws of nature that govern the universe today. Every born-again believer has God’s ability abiding in him in the person of Jesus Christ; yet few have ever learnedContinue reading “God’s word never changes but it changes things.”
Why you are getting it hard to forgive?
It takes Gods kind of love to forgive. What is the God-kind of love like? The God-kind of love is full of kindness and is tenderhearted. Since God’s love is kind and tenderhearted, it is always ready to forgive. This scripture also doesn’t say, “Forgive one another when the offense doesn’t amount to much. ButContinue reading “Why you are getting it hard to forgive?”
Do we trust God enough to leave the outcome in his hand?
Do we trust God enough to leave the outcome in His hand, or do we grow anxious and try to seize control of the situation? Is God our first source of provision or our last-ditch effort at finding an answer? God tests our faith to produce patience and character; to cause our faith to growContinue reading “Do we trust God enough to leave the outcome in his hand?”
We need to get beyond just believing God to knowing him.
Knowing Him For this reason I also suffer these things; nevertheless I am not ashamed, for I know whom I have believed and am persuaded that He is able to keep what I have committed to Him until that Day. (2 Tim. 1:12) As I meditated on this verse recently, I saw something “new.” ThatContinue reading “We need to get beyond just believing God to knowing him.”
Five steps to be at peace with your life through contentment.
Paul said he learned the secret of being content – it didn’t come naturally to him. Living a content life is not something that will come naturally to us either. It’s a learned attitude and position of our hearts. Much like exercising or training for a race, we have to build the muscles over time to sustainContinue reading “Five steps to be at peace with your life through contentment.”