We need faith in something to keep us hoping when things aren't going well. For Christians, our faith is in Jesus, knowing He IS our Lord and Savior who's already defeated our problems, His promises in the Bible are True, and He IS faithful. It's resting in His authority, trusting His judgment, and accepting His … Continue reading When the World Says Give Up
What is faith? It's our confidence in God, the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen (Hebrews 11:1). It's NOT given automatically when we accept Jesus as our Savior. We can't get it by mimicking the words and actions of others OR reciting positive words. Faith comes from studying the Bible to … Continue reading I Believe It!
We have faith in things every day—we sit on a chair having no fear it will break. But do we have faith in God to be our Lord? Romans 10:17 says that faith comes by hearing the Word of God, which means we need to study the Scriptures to know God and develop a relationship … Continue reading Our Attitude
Faith is what it takes to hope for something, but there is nothing in this world that we can put our faith in because, as Christians, we don't belong to this world or to its god. We belong to Jesus, and so our faith is in Him alone. When we study the Scriptures and take … Continue reading Faith Is
When our faith is in our own abilities, we can't hope for anything beyond our own strength, but when our faith is in God, we can hope for anything because God is Almighty! Faith in God comes by hearing the Word of God. The more we study the Bible, the greater our understanding and love … Continue reading Faith Can Move Mountains
If God said it, then He meant it, and if He told us to stand on His words, then we stand. We might not see the manifestation of our prayer today because it may affect other people or situations that take time, so let's be patient. Regardless of how long we have to stand, we … Continue reading Who Can Prevent It?
For many of us, the time we are living in has become a panic-demic because the stability we knew has been replaced with fear and uncertainty. COVID-19 is a deadly virus and many people, sadly, have died from it so we must be wise and keep ourselves protected. Yet, we have to wonder: is it … Continue reading Fear or Faith
Most Christians know the scripture at Hebrews 11:1 that says “faith is the substance of things hoped for”. We know it’s the energy or the confidence to believe God for something… but what is faith really? Jesus talks a lot about faith and He tells us what we can accomplish with it and the fact that … Continue reading What is faith…….really?