Posts tagged with ‘Faith’

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Weathering the Storms of Life

by Barry Lovett

When is your faith the most real to you?  Usually, it is in times of testing that we find out where our faith resides.  If it is in Jesus Christ, then your faith will be able to weather any storm. However, if your trust is confined to human ability and awareness, then when storm clouds gather, […]

4/5/18 TRUE FAITH SHINES BRIGHTEST IN THE DARK

by Barry Lovett
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“Although the…fields shall yield no food,…yet I will rejoice in the Lord.” Habakkuk 3:17,18. Some Christians have a fair-weather faith.  As long as everything is going well, they sing God’s praises and talk of His goodness.  But the moment circumstances become adverse and the storms of trial break overhead, their optimism vanishes and they give […]

4/3/18 TAKE A LEAP OF FAITH

by Barry Lovett
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“With Your help I can advance against a troop; with my God I can scale a wall.” When David speaks of advancing against a troop and jumping over a high wall he is using symbolic language.  He implies that by trusting the Lord he could surmount every obstacle and be triumphant in the most depressing […]

1/22/18 WHEN GOD PRESENTS YOU WITH A CHALLENGE, TAKE A LEAP OF FAITH

by Barry Lovett
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“By faith Abraham obeyed when he was called to go out.” Hebrews 11:8 Is God calling you to do something difficult?  Perhaps to take a mission trip to help people in need. Or to witness to someone throwing her life away with bad decisions. Or to show kindness and love in a relationship that needs […]