Posts tagged with ‘Trust’

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11/17/20 WHEN YOU FEEL HOPELESS, LOOK TO THE GOD OF HOPE

by Barry Lovett

“Be of good cheer! It is I; do not be afraid.” Matthew 14:27. Long ago in Egypt, the Hebrew people had high hopes that Moses would rescue them from slavery.  But their hopes were dashed when Moses’ good intentions led to worse conditions. Instead of gaining freedom, the people were pressed even harder.  Moses and the Hebrews were […]

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 […]