Tag Archives: Trusting God

Scarecrows in Cucumber Fields

My mental state, level of worry, and confidence falls too often on the circumstances of my life going my way. When we put hope and confidence in the world and its treasures, we stop relying on God as much. God … Continue reading

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Pride Trifecta

Look at the trifecta of pride which plagues the human heart: wisdom, strength, and riches. When we boast in these, we increase and God decreases in our lives. What gives you security or comfort in this world? On what or … Continue reading

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Worldly Advisors, Worldly Outcomes

When our wisdom is informed by those who are self-serving and who deliberately ignore God’s way, we can expect to sow our fields outside of God’s will. Who provides you with advice and wisdom? When we lean on earthly wisdom … Continue reading

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God Is With Us!

You might say you trust God, yet you shake in your boots at the threats around you. Then you finally call out to God, you treat him like a genie in a bottle. The closer we are to God, the … Continue reading

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Sources of Strength

When we face adversity and battle, why are we not going to God? Why do we rely on human strength instead?  Turn to the one who can calm storms and command waves and wind with his voice.  May God and … Continue reading

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Enduring Struggle and the Ways of God

In summary of Job’s story, we see that our endurance of struggle doesn’t always line up with our vision of God.  God is more concerned with our understanding of him, bringing glory to himself, and our reflection of him to … Continue reading

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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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