During these times of panic and fear, it can be very hard if not feel impossible to have a perspective on God's plan and how we fit into it as Christians. We will discuss a few examples in the Bible of people who did not have perspective at the time, but whose faith propelled them to believe in God even when all seemed hopeless.
Genesis 32:28- Then the man said, “Your name will no longer be Jacob, but Israel, because you have struggled with God and with men and have overcome.”Jacob was shrewd, cunning and a deceiver. When he was born, he was jockeying for position even out of the womb, holding onto his brother Esau’s heel. The first… Continue reading Wrestling with God
1Corinthians 13:12- For now we see only a reflection as in a mirror; then weshall see face to face. Now I know inpart; then I shall know fully, even as I am fully known. Perspective is an interesting concept; we have such a limited perspective on our lives andsituation compared to God who has an… Continue reading Perspective
Judges 6:12“When the angel of the Lord appeared to Gideon, he said, “The Lord is with you, mighty warrior.” I struggle to know if I am moving in God’s calling in my life. After all, days turn into months and years and the grind is real. Who am I that God can use? My past,… Continue reading Mighty Warrior