Posts tagged with ‘Faith’

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11/1/18 HAPPINESS OFTEN DEPENDS UPON THE QUALITY OF OUR THOUGHTS

by Barry Lovett

“Then said Thomas…, Let us also go, that we may die with Him.” John 11:16. Thomas, a loyal follower of Jesus, had a mental attitude that made him respond to life in a negative way. When the Savior announced that He was going to Bethany where He would resurrect Lazarus, for example, Thomas expected the worst.  […]

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

“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 […]