A godly and biblically-based devotional to help people with their faith and confidence; to encourage, educate, and inform. Come everyday for inspiration. Almost everybody is going through something and you can get through it with Jesus. I am a witness to that fact. Never give up on the great blessings God already has lined up for you. Jeremiah 29:11 says, 'He knows the plans He has for you, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.'
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Are you waiting for something that hasn't happened yet?
That means you must continue doing the positive and worthwhile things you're doing. Waiting = Working. It doesn't matter what your current circumstances look like, refuse to give up. I know I know, things seem so dire and it seems there's no movement, right? Well, "seems" is the problem word. What things seem like are not real. It's all about our faith in a God who is the King of kings and the Lord of lords. Our faith in Him has to remain intact and solid as a rock, because He is the rock(May 26, 2016 blog post). He's the one who makes it all happen.
It's all about our faith in Him to work in His time. When we continue on we still have a chance and we have something the Lord can work with. If we stop, then game over. We just told God we didn't trust Him to work things out in our favor, so why should He? He has to be able to know that when it happens - when He does it - we will be grateful and thankful. For, man is hardly ever grateful or thankful for getting big things he didn't work for. You don't think God knows that?
In order for Him to continue working behind the scenes we have to confidently act as though it's already happening."Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance (evidence) about what we do not see (Hebrews 11:1).
Trust God, keep working and refuse to do anything less than that.
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Daily Devotional Podcast. Follow along with blog post. Do you know you have the power to speak things into existence? Do you know you have the power to change your atmosphere? Oh yes, so speak life to your life and know that the Lord's Word never comes back void. It is always alive and active. It's never too late to start speaking over your life. In Mark 11 :24 Jesus says, "therefore I tell you, whatever you ask in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours" and Proverbs 23 :7 says, "for as a man thinks in his heart, so is he." Those verses are proof that when something lives in our heart, all we have to do is open our mouths and speak those things as if we already had them. It's amazing how much power we really have, but we throw it away, because of our lack of faith. I've done that for years and let me tell you, it's not happening anymore. I'm not giving no thing, no one, and no place another inch of m