Tag Archives: Faith

No Golden Calf Victories

When we trust in idol, God becomes angry.  An idol is anything which you rely on such that you don’t feel the need to rely on God. What are the golden calves in your life? Do you have security blankets … Continue reading

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Giving Posture: Faith and Trust

Are you generous toward God? Giving sacrificially to God puts you in a position of faith in God. When you give generously, you have to trust God more.  Amounts are less important than your heart, does your giving push you … Continue reading

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Suffering Countenance

There is a rain cloud above Job and people can see it.  Do our responses to our circumstances lead others to have less faith in the Lord?  People are watching.  Do you have the strength to say ‘the Lord gives … Continue reading

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God’s Power: Whispers and Fringes

We see the amazing creative power of God and his sovereign control of the heavens and the earth, and Job says this is just a whisper of God’s power.  Job’s trust is in the God whose power Job has only … Continue reading

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Faithful Response to a Messy World

Job asks: why does God allow the wicked to prosper, the poor and needy to be abused, and then inflict harm on the righteous? There never seems to be a day of reckoning.  Our perspective and our response must reflect … Continue reading

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Wicked Rewards and Faith in the Rewarder

Who is the Almighty, that we should serve him? What would we gain by praying to him? We explore these questions and find that God rewards those who seek him in faith and believe that he exists and that he … Continue reading

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Responding with Faith and Hope

God’s hand moves the way it wants: If he holds back the waters, there is drought; if he lets them loose, they devastate the land. This is God. His ways are higher than ours.  We see today in Job’s example … Continue reading

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