When we rely on God through trusting He has it all under control and works out our lives to benefit us we experience the greater things of God.
1 John 5:14 How bold and free we then become in his presence, freely asking according to his will, sure that he’s listening. The emphasis here is on God’s will, not our will. When we communicate with God, we don’t demand what we want; rather we discuss with Him […]
There are more troubles all around me than I can count. My sins have caught up with me, and I can’t see any longer. My sins are more than the hairs of my head. I have lost all hope. Psalm 40:12 Sin creates a barrier between us and […]
“This is the crisis we’re in: God-light streamed into the world, but men and women everywhere ran for the darkness. They went for the darkness because they were not really interested in pleasing God.” John 3:19
Hurry with your answer, God! I’m nearly at the end of my rope. Don’t turn away; don’t ignore me! That would be certain death. If you wake me each morning with the sound of your loving voice, I’ll go to sleep each night trusting in you. Point […]
God is Listening Psalms 69:33 The Lord hears those who are in need. He doesn’t forget his people in prison. It’s still amazes me, so many years after being in recovery to look back and see God’s intervention. I remember times where I have thought ‘this is it, […]
Psalms 43:5 Why are you down in the dumps, dear soul? Why are you crying the blues? Fix my eyes on God– soon I’ll be praising again. He puts a smile on my face. He’s my God. I ADMIT THAT MY LIFE IS A MESS AND I AM […]
Romans 15:13 I pray that God, the source of hope, will fill you completely with joy and peace because you trust in Him. Then you will overflow with confident hope through the power of the Holy Spirit.
The fundamental fact of existence is that this trust in God, this faith, is the firm foundation under everything that makes life worth living. It’s our handle on what we can’t see. I have better things in mind for you–salvation things! May the God of green hope fill […]