Tag Archives: trust

You’ve Been Given This Mountain…but You’re Not Expected to Move It (Soul. Musings. 05/21/17)

So, you’re struggling to carry on. You’ve gone over everything again and again. You’ve checked in with God throughout the day and asked him to show you where you need to make a 360 or why your faith is being … Continue reading

REST (Live. Pray. Hustle. 04/11/17)

Those who trust in the Lord find rest for their souls. And it’s not the kind of rest as if you were sleeping. It’s the kind of rest where you feel a deep comfort and presence even when you’re not … Continue reading

WANTS (Live. Pray. Hustle. 01/17/17)

Stop getting mad when things don’t go your way. Sometimes we’re not given what we want at the time we want it because something better is already planned. And sometimes we never get the wonderful things that are gift-wrapped with … Continue reading

CLICK (Live. Pray. Hustle. 01/06/17)

We are often blinded to connections. If we saw up-front how every step connected to the next step that creates the entire staircase to our destination, we might never get there. Because some steps are cracked, others are creaking, others … Continue reading

Trust Day by Day (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 363)

Matthew 6:11 (NLT) Give us today the food we need. God can see the end from the beginning, but He gives us just enough light, strength, grace, and provisions for this day. Not tomorrow. Not next week. Not next month. … Continue reading

Treasures Hidden in Darkness (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 361)

Isaiah 45:3 (NLT) And I will give you treasures hidden in the darkness—secret riches. I will do this so you may know that I am the Lord, the God of Israel, the one who calls you by name. The story … Continue reading

5 Ways to Know Your Relationship Will Fail (365 Days of Spirited Living — DAY 355)

“Relationships of all kinds are like sand held in your hand. Held loosely, with an open hand, the sand remains where it is. The minute you close your hand and squeeze tightly to hold on, the sand trickles through your … Continue reading

Just Ask (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 353)

Matthew 7:11 (NLT) So if you sinful people know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your heavenly Father give good gifts to those who ask him. God is the source of every good and … Continue reading

Life On the Line For You (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 352)

John 10:11 (NLT) I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd sacrifices his life for the sheep. It is the job description of every good shepherd to be willing to put his life on the line to protect the sheep. This … Continue reading

By Faith (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 347)

Hebrews 11:27 (NLT) It was by faith that Moses left the land of Egypt, not fearing the king’s anger. He kept right on going because he kept his eyes on the one who is invisible. There are two ways to … Continue reading

Those Are Your Thoughts and Plans, Not Mine (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 346)

Isaiah 55:8 (NLT) “My thoughts are nothing like your thoughts,” says the Lord. “And my ways are far beyond anything you could imagine.” God is loving, kindhearted, merciful, gracious, long-suffering, and everlasting. God comforts those who are grieving, heals those … Continue reading

To Know Him Deeply (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 342)

Habakkuk 3:2a (NLT) I have heard all about you, Lord. I am filled with awe by your amazing works. God doesn’t just want to be Lord of our lives; He wants to be our very best friend. Sometimes, when we … Continue reading

God Has Your Back All the Way (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 336)

John 14:18, 20 (NLT) No, I will not abandon you as orphans—I will come to you…When I am raised to life again, you will know that I am in my Father, and you are in me, and I am in … Continue reading

Trusting For that Good Soulful Feeling (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 332)

Psalm 116:7 (NLT) Let my soul be at rest again, for the Lord has been good to me. When we talk and think about taking care of our physical bodies, we usually refer to exercise, dieting, good nutrition, regular check-ups … Continue reading

On the Edge of a Miracle (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 327)

1 Kings 17:8-10a (NLT) Then the Lord said to Elijah, “Go and live in the village of Zarephath, near the city of Sidon. I have instructed a widow there to feed you.” So he went to Zarephath. What do you … Continue reading

Slow Down Long Enough to Trust (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 326)

Ecclesiastes 3:11 (NLT) Yet God has made everything beautiful for its own time. He has planted eternity in the human heart, but even so, people cannot see the whole scope of God’s work from beginning to end. Society promotes fast, … Continue reading

We Expected to Die (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 324)

2 Corinthians 1:8-9 (NLT) We think you ought to know, dear brothers and sisters, about the trouble we went through in the province of Asia. We were crushed and overwhelmed beyond our ability to endure, and we thought we would … Continue reading

Hold the Hand that Guides You (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 323)

Psalm 23:3 (NLT) He renews my strength. He guides me along right paths, bringing honor to his name. We face decisions every single day. Many of them are small ones that can easily be made without much thought. But throughout … Continue reading

Going with the Best Plan (Live. Pray. Hustle. 11/15/16)

When the waters don’t part and you lack answers and you don’t know what the future holds, learn to trust in the One with the best plans. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

All Of Me (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 319)

Psalm 25:1 (NLT) O Lord, I give my life to you. Control and surrender are on opposite ends of the see-saw for the children of God. On one side and in one part of us, we want to set our … Continue reading