Posts tagged with ‘Trust’

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6/24/20 GOD TESTS OUR FAITH SO THAT WE MAY TRUST HIS FAITHFULNESS

by Barry Lovett

“Trust in the Lord, and do good…rest in the Lord, and wait patiently for Him.” Psalm 37:3,7. The apostle Peter chose to trust Jesus and step out of the boat, and for a few moments he must have known the joy of walking on water with complete security.  But when he took his eyes off the […]

4/1/20 DOING THE RIGHT THING IS A MATTER OF TRUSTING THE RIGHT PERSON

by Barry Lovett

“…you should no longer walk as the rest of the Gentiles walk.” Ephesians 4:17. Every day we make choices about whom we are going to trust.  Do we go along with the opinions of ungodly people – described by Paul as “the rest of the Gentiles who walk in the futility of their mind”? Or do we live […]

3/2/20 GOD USES TRIALS TO BUILD CHARACTER

by Barry Lovett

“…tribulation produces perseverance; and perseverance, character.” Romans 5:3-4. The tests of life can help us develop strong Christian character, but that does not always happen.  For example, some people lose patience instead of gaining it when facing a trial.  If we are committed to serving the Lord, we can expect to be tested.  God uses trials to build […]