“For we must never forget, dear brothers, what happened to our people in the wilderness long ago. God guided them by sending a cloud that moved along ahead of them; and he brought them all safely through the waters of the… Read More ›
Confidence in God
Confidence comes from the Latin word “fidere’,” and it means to “trust”. It gives us the feeling or belief that we can rely on someone or something with firm trust it is the state of feeling certain about the truth of something. As it relates to God, both of these definitions define the feelings we have toward Him. When we have confidence in God, we exhibit faith in Him, giving us self-assurance that He will perform that which He says.
Confidence also works to increase our faith, which in turn acts to build hope in God. We then become confident in His word and the truth it offers. For example, God’s word says when our life is over here on this earth, we will live again. Faith has given us the confidence to trust what He says as truth.
The “Parable of the Sower” reveals the key to understanding faith. Our hope is the evidence that faith has the power to accomplish the impossible. Hebrews 11:1 tells us what faith is. It clearly tells us that faith is not… Read More ›
If you love God you will trust Him. Psalm 91 is an anointed psalm and a reminder that when we trust God, He honors and protects us. Psalm 91 is a poetic masterpiece, but it is much more than poetry…. Read More ›
There used to be a time when we believed in something. Today, everybody says they believe in something while having faith in nothing. People today believe what they want to believe regardless of the facts. We used to believe the… Read More ›