The first 24 hours were hard but I stood on the 1 Peter 5: 7 “Cast all your anxiety on Him because He care for you.” I kept repeating it and made it my own!
So how can the man who has adamantly stated that salvation is not from works turn around and tell us that we must “work out our salvation…”?
How Can Suffering Be a Blessing? Jesus never promised that there wouldn’t be stuff; He promised that He would get us through the stuff.
The Greek word here translated “tribulation” means pressure or trouble. Have you ever felt the pressure of the situation? I know I have. So Jesus makes a Captain Obvious statement that in this world you will have pressure but he doesn’t leave it there. No he goes on to say, “but take courage; I have overcome the world.”
Cross Your Fingers and Hope for the Best Stop crossing your fingers and just wishing things would change. Instead dive into your Bible and experience God like you never have before.
Faith comes by hearing the Word – so stop crossing your fingers and just wishing things would change. Instead dive into your Bible and experience God like you never have before.
Many of us were born with an itch that seemingly can’t be scratched. A knowing that things weren’t just supposed to be because “that’s the way it has always been”. We’ve played nice but the rules seem stacked against us. We feel like Neo from the movie The Matrix, something just isn’t right. Then Morpheus offers us the red pill and everything changes.