Posts tagged with ‘Trust’

11/11/22 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 […]

9/26/22 EVEN IN OUR TROUBLES, GOD’S LOVE CAN BE TRUSTED

by Barry Lovett

“How long, O Lord? Will you forget me forever?”  Psalm 13:1.   Prolonged affliction is discouraging. We want a fast solution, a quick fix.  But some things can’t be fixed.  They can only be endured.  But we can tell our problems to God.  We have a heavenly Father who wants us to engage with Him in […]

7/1/22 GOD HAS STORED UP HIS GOODNESS FOR THOSE WHO TRUST IN HIM

by Barry Lovett

“Have mercy on me, O Lord…; my eye wastes away with grief yes, my soul and my body!” Psalm 31:9 Many of the Psalms, often called “the Bible’s songbook”, were born out of struggle. They capture our disappointments and fears, yet they always point us toward the faithful love of God. David wrote many of the […]

6/10/22 FOLLOW CHRIST, NOT THE CROWD

by Barry Lovett

“My sheep hear My voice, and I know them, and they follow Me.” John 10:27 The Bible often refers to human beings as sheep. Like sheep we are easily distracted and susceptible to group influence. We would rather follow the crowd than the wisdom of the Shepherd. I am glad the Bible also describes sheep in a […]

6/8/22 GOD CAN BE TRUSTED TO DO WHAT IS RIGHT

by Barry Lovett

“Shall we indeed accept good from God, and shall we not accept adversity?” Job 2:10 If you and I are baffled by the suffering of good people, we can put the question squarely before God, argue with Him if we must, and struggle with our doubts, but let’s not blame Him. God has assured us in His […]