Posts tagged with ‘Faithfulness’

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7/8/21 IN TIMES OF TROUBLE GOD IS STILL AT WORK

by Barry Lovett

“The things which happened to me have actually turned out for the furtherance of the gospel.” Philippians 1:12 Focusing on what’s wrong can cause us to miss everything that’s right. God wants us to be discerning; we need to know good from bad, but He doesn’t want us to focus on the bad and become critical […]

6/8/21 KEEP YOUR EYES ON GOD; HE NEVER TAKES HIS EYES OFF YOU

by Barry Lovett

“From the place of His dwelling He looks on all the inhabitants of the earth.” Psalm 33:14 The psalmist celebrated God’s view of things. We are never out of God’s sight, and He keeps a close eye on everyone whose hope is in Him.  The Bible reveals that God longs for us to trust Him and follow […]

3/4/21 PROSPERITY MAY BE A GREATER TEST OF CHARACTER THAN POVERTY

by Barry Lovett

“Beware, lest you forget the Lord who brought you out of the land of Egypt, from the house of bondage.”  Deuteronomy 6:12 Life looks rosy to many people.  Their work is fulfilling. The house doesn’t need repair.  Their bank account shows a surplus.  Family members are enjoying good health. Friends are loyal.  Good times, however, can be dangerous.  The comforts and […]

2/25/21 LIFE IS NOT ALWAYS FAIR, BUT GOD IS ALWAYS FAITHFUL

by Barry Lovett

“Jesus answered and said to them, “Have faith in God.”  Mark 11:22  Faith is holding on to the faithfulness of God and as long as you do that, you cannot go wrong.  Faith does not look at the difficulties…Faith does not look at itself or at the person who exercising it.  Faith looks at God.  The only measure of the […]

1/4/21 FAITHFULNESS IS GOD’S REQUIREMENT; FRUITFULNESS IS HIS REWARD

by Barry Lovett

“The righteous…shall still bear fruit in old age.” Psalm 92:12,14. Too often, those who have had long life feel sidelined when they reach their later years.  Psalm 92 reminds us that no matter how old we are, we can have a fresh and fruitful life.  No matter how old we get, we can still be young at […]