Category Archives: Trust

A God of Faith

August 1 “Have the faith of God!” (Jesus, literal translation from Mark 11:22) A few days ago, we talked about faith in God… I wanted to return to this phrase, because it is so packed with promise and possibility. We … Continue reading

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An Objection to God’s Love

July 24 Today, I want to follow-up on my thoughts about trash and treasure, by attempting to answer an objection that runs deep in the hearts of the skeptical. I hear this objection often when it comes to the issue … Continue reading

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Renewal…

July 17 I really need to clarify an obvious objection to what we have been discussing… God’s work in us can certainly seem like a gradual work – so when we hear someone declaring God’s immediate work in us… it … Continue reading

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Life, Outside of Boats…

June 5 We have been talking about the importance of faith – and today’s lesson, from the account of Jesus walking on the water, brings another essential truth to our attention. We recall the scene… the disciples were in a … Continue reading

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In Accord with Your Faith

June 4 “According to your faith, be it done to you.” (Jesus – Matthew 9:29) We have been talking about the importance of faith in our lives – and how it is so vital for us to treat faith as … Continue reading

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Faith, Without Works…

June 3 “What good is it… if someone says he has faith but does not have works?” (James 2:14) True faith is proven by what flows out of our lives. True Faith is not just accepting certain facts about God. It … Continue reading

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The Righteous Shall Live by Faith

June 1 “The righteous shall live by faith.” (Galatians 3:11; Romans 1:17) This is one of the key thoughts of the New Testament. For the believer in Christ, faith is central to everything that has to do with Christian living. … Continue reading

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