Why Faith?

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                                      … for the just shall live by faith!       My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials,       knowing that the testing of your faith produces patience.       James 1:2-3 Why is our faith tested, and why does God allow it?       It is by faith that we believe and receive […]

Ask in faith

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                                      … without doubting! When we talk about faith, … we normally mean that we believe God, … and that we are believing God for something! Yet, the apostle James in talking about life and how faith develops, … tells us that our faith will be tested, and gives us this instruction,       If any of […]

Calling what is

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                … as it should be!   God, who calls things that be not as though they were,   (Rom.4:17) … has a wonderful plan for our lives, … and will bring His perfect will into our lives, if we let Him. Reality though is that we so often negate what God has planned, … […]

A God of Increase

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                          What have you planted today?   So often you hear it said,       ‘Why is God not doing anything in our lives?’ In Gen 2:2 we read…       And on the seventh day God ended His work which He had done,       and He rested on the seventh day from all His work which […]

Have Faith…

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                                    Faith is not what you believe,                                               but Who you believe!   What is faith all about? No, it’s not primarily about believing for something, … or about believing for a promise from God. Sure faith is necessary for those things, but, why did God give us faith?       But without faith it is […]

… the Title Deed

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                                      Faith is … the Title Deed         Now faith is the substance of things hoped for,       the evidence of things not seen.       Heb 11:1 Yes … I see it … but I don’t really see it! Maybe because you are seeing the picture, … but not the reality of the picture! […]

Binding God’s hands

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                                Is God not willing …                              or are His hands bound?   We easily complain that things are just not happening, … things that we have taken to God, … prayed about and asked God to sort out, yet, nothing seems to be happening!       Why not?       Is God not able or not […]

Bothering God?

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        Are you bothering God with your ‘prayers’?       Is it possible to ‘bother’ God with our prayers? God is full of compassion and doesn’t get bothered, however that does not mean that we can’t displease Him, … by asking Him to do things He’s not about to do, … by asking Him for […]

Do it because …

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        Don’t do or act on something,       … because you heard it said,       … because you heard it preached,       … because you have read it,       or because you have confessed it! There is no actual authority or power in doing that, … and there will also be no results because […]