Sometimes the hardest thing is to believe

believeWe pride ourselves on being rational beings, well adjusted to reality. We are scientifically minded, and therefore what is impossible get ruled out. Miracles are a moonshot best avoided.

But miracles prove God, and God is interested in proving Himself to humanity to show humanity His love. So he drops us in impossible quandaries and waits for us to turn to him.

If you can believe, all things are possible for him that believes. — Mark 9:23. Jesus spent more time developing faith, but we Christians spend more time developing personal perfection. Jesus sought faith while we seek programs. Jesus encouraged Peter to walk on water, and the church is busy building boats.

Maybe you’re in financial trouble — believe to tithe. Maybe you have an incurable disease or disorder — believe for healing. Perhaps you don’t dare take on a ministry — believe and do it. Perhaps a long time has passed without any sign of hope — keep believing.

11 responses to “Sometimes the hardest thing is to believe

  1. Great post. It was so insightful.

  2. Great message. Hold onto to that belief.

  3. Very true indeed. I have been walking the road of faith, more or less proficiently throughout my life. But I get better at it with time, as well. God is able and he will bring us our miracle. All we need is to Trust Him and to Obey his Word! Amen ๐Ÿ’žโญ๏ธ๐Ÿ’– Praise the Lord for his faithfulness – Oh, how I love him!

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  5. Amen! Keep believing! Every day in my life is a miracle from God. Thank YOU, Jesus!

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