I was recently thinking, how do I first find faith? And how do I decide where to put my faith?
Who would have thought after all the scriptures we’ve been given that religion acceptable to God could be distilled to something so simple?
Paul is an awesome example. He was a tenacious fighter for the gospel! Down yes—but never out!
Jesus does not leave Peter alone with a troubling truth. Jesus offers grace: “Do not let your heart be troubled.”
This passage speaks to our hearts, especially at times when we are particularly aware of our failings.
He knows me, and he loves me.
It’s comforting to know that admission of guilt doesn’t get counted against us in God’s eyes.
Sometimes we try to live our lives on our own terms and push Jesus away.
During King Josiah’s reign, the scroll of the law was found and Josiah was commended for taking heed.
A fortress could save a person, rescue a nation, and help the beleaguered overcome great odds. David knew from personal experience that God did all of those things.