God often uses our trials to build our faith. Have you ever gone through a trial that made you desperate for Him and strengthened your faith?
Difficulty trusting God has been an issue since the beginning of man. I’ve often struggled to trust God. Often we search for what He has already given.
What does rest mean to you? In today’s post, Dr. Bengtson reveals lessons she learned about embracing rest.
Just as our military’s sacrifice comes at a price, so too did Jesus’s sacrifice. Today’s post reflects on the cost to us.
I can look back and see how my struggle to fully trust God has been much like a game of tug of war. At times I trust Him so easily, yet at other times, I seem to fight with all my might by trying to achieve in my own strength rather than trusting His. So I began to seek out how to trust God more quickly and completely.
Maintaining peace and joy during a crisis depends on where we direct our attention. Worrying takes my eyes off God, and puts them on myself and my circumstances, to operate in my own knowledge and strength. That robs me of peace and joy. Living moment by moment, however, trusting God’s provision for the moment, and being thankful for that provision, keeps my focus off my problem and focuses on the solver of my problem. This keeps me in perfect peace.