Matthew 17:20, emphasis added; see also Helaman 12:9, 13. Jen, I haven’t been having anywhere near a life threatening problem. Do I have this right? when doubt starts to come into my head about my faith No other message is more vital to our happiness—now and forever.2 No other message is more filled with hope. In different circumstances l have felt so betrayed and pushed away especially from believers and ended up a loner for many years. It’s not the worse but I’m in a storm. This has happened 5 times before with friends doing things to take away a girl he liked. Rachel, hold on to God’s unchanging hand, and know that you Will get what you need. The hardest part about trusting and keeping the faith is seeing others who have hurt you, others who are unkind etc living happy appear to get everything in their favor while you suffer. i am in a tough and was starting to loose faith but after I read this I knew I could do it. Finances are very tough. He feels cursed by God rather than loved. As we look more and more to God, he shows us more and more how to look to Him above all others. Those bad decisions could be anything, either your drinking habits, or less marks in examinations, or some more complicated problem. Every day we have to realign ourselves and remember to trust. True repentance begins with faith that Jesus Christ has the power to cleanse, heal, and strengthen us.4. I tell my children and remember how I was so amazed… God is real. Only your unbelief will keep God from blessing you with miracles to move the mountains in your life.10. Highly educated individual but can’t seem to obtain a viable offer. I’ll be honest, I’ve even questioned is God really listening. Just keep my family in prayer thank you. And yet, exercising faith can seem overwhelming. Trust that there’s a bigger picture and a GOODNESS behind it we cannot yet fully fathom. And if it helps to know, I pray for increased faith often, not just in hard times, but in all times. My children schooll fees has not been paid, not to talk about feeding. Faith takes work. Please know this: if everything and everyone else in the world whom you trust should fail, Jesus Christ and His Church will never fail you. The girl he loves has been deceptive and unfaithful with another person who called himself a friend. By GOD TV. I became a Christian when I was a teenager and a year later or so fell in deep love with another woman. Sometimes we endure suffering as a Christian l, and it seems like God is not there for us. I try to pray and ask for his help but nothing is happening. A Lot Of Things Happen To Me But Through Faith In GOD I Succeed. The Lord never slumbers, nor does He sleep.16 He “is the same yesterday, today, and [tomorrow].”17 He will not forsake His covenants,18 His promises, or His love for His people. Let me know if I can pray for you. When it gets too hard to stand, kneel. - Suffer also for also suffer, A.V. As Jesus’ disciple s and brothers, we have been called to fight the good fight of faith in this life. Y’all know how the enemy works. Sometimes we feel like God isn’t hearing us or delivering, but He already knows our future. In such situations, you have to make the fast move and make sure to forgive yourself for the wrong decisions that you took as a person. Trust in Him that He knows what’s best for you both! We take forward steps and backward steps (and side steps and missteps), but we’re growing when our number of forward steps become greater. Dear Lord, times are really hard right now and life has … Thanks Stacy! Devon, thank you. Remember when Thomas didn’t believe that Jesus really appeared to the other apostles while he was gone? How are things going? God is sure holding our hands through this challenging moment. He says: “Because you have seen me, you have believed; blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed.” John 20:29, Hello friends, thanks for the encouraging message. And since patience is not my strongest virtue, nothing is answered quick enough for me. But I’m very frustrated. 3. And if you fall for it… which we all do at times… start again. My life has been indented with an overwhelming and inordinate amount of suffering that still persists. It takes faith to serve a mission during a pandemic. I am presently going through the greatest deal I have ever had in my life. We cannot see God (John 1:18). Are these things that would be helpful for you too? 6, note) I suffer also.The apostle adds the weight of his own example to the preceding exhortation. Tom I just prayed for you and your wife Judy . There is no difference between Jew and Gentile, for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God.” When we place our faith in Jesus, we believe in Him, and God grants His righteousness to us. Either way, just know that we all have these trials, it’s not just you. I understand that he can take something right away from you if you don’t give him time, I understand that god does talks to me, I can’t see him but I can feel the spirit, and know that it’s him in my conscious. God bless you Ngaba. Of course I wasn’t loved back or shown any empathy and it was the beginning of my 20 years of pain and rejection. Yet 13,000 faithful Saints came hours early to get a seat, waited patiently through a steady downpour, and then sat through a very wet two-hour meeting. Jesus Christ is our leader. Faith is necessary to please God. Hello all, today was the day when I lost my both ovaries cos of endometriosis.I lost all my faith in God,and when I am reading this blog I have seen that there is still some hope for god.pls show me some path on how I can come out of this depressing situation.pls help me. He will bless you for it. Lean into it and bear through the … Your mountains may be loneliness, doubt, illness, or other personal problems. As my husband tells me, stay in the Word. Are you struggling with trusting God? Even with all the reading, all the praying and all the practice of trying to stay peaceful, yesterday was overwhelming, and I found myself begging God to drop me a line. My wifes name is Judy. Ask God for the strength to keep going, and please email me if you ever need anyone to talk to. Thank you for sharing BJ! At times we may wonder if we can possibly muster enough faith to receive the blessings that we so desperately need. He paid the compensatory price and provided the power for you to move every mountain you will ever face. How could I practice being content in a situation … Abram believed the LORD, and he credited it to him as righteousness. Get Daily Inspiration. I don’t know if you’ll see this comment, but i hope you have regained faith in God. — Genesis 15:4–6. I search my life and see if I’m doing something that made God step aside I beat myself complete up and still know not why I like God can’t hear me. Being away from family and friends, miles away… and not being able to follow uo studies judiciously because of lack of adequate finances..but from the moment i read this, I felt so inspired and motivated, i´l keep the faith and plead you also pray for me …Actualy, there is a software course which i want to do but do not have enought finances to do it but i trust and beleive strongly that God will make a way, not only in this issue, but in the success of life as an entirety…, Sometimes being far from those we love gives us that special time to grow closer and depend deeply on God… even to bring good friends into our life in our new location. If we wander away from the truth, we wander away from the unity of the Faith. But what about periods of prolonged suffering or surprise attacks? It’s a good fight, but it’s definitely a battle.So unless we have a clear vision of what it is that we are fighting for, we will quickly grow weary in our battle. You’ll be in our prayers. . Wow i just gave my life to GOD,its a peaceful but bumpy road according to my experience,though those bumps are worth while to kind of keep our faith Strong and i have been going through those bumps recently,but your posts are really strengthening thank you. Think about it. Learn about miracles. Amazing things start happening inside and outside. Many thanks Jenn for praying for me and being an encouragement. Becoming a true disciple of Jesus Christ is no exception. I still have moments of feeling down and out about this stalemate I’m experiencing and it hurts. I am a strong believer in Christ but there are time that I have no answers for what the enemy puts us thru. It seems to be a recurring theme in all my Bible study as of late. Will we believe anyway–cultivating a more mature faith? I’m praying for you. It is Bon Jovi's last studio album to feature all five original members, as bass guitarist Alec John Such was dismissed from the band in 1994. God bless you Rachel, how are things going? Hebrews 11:1 teaches, "Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen." Trust that He is there, trust what you cannot see because that is your faith in action. I need go growninfaith every day. Without the power of faith, would Abinadi have suffered death by fire for refusing to deny what he knew to be true? I will not say that God has giving up on us, I belive is a had time dt I will surely testify 2 the goodness nd glory of God. This really helped a lot. I pray constantly that, through it all, you will feel the Lord’s unfailing love for you. But still, with a lot of changes going on in my life I have been finding it harder and harder to trust that God has my best interests in mind. Become an engaged learner. Thank you. I prayed for answers, but there is no one going to give answers, you just have to continue to put our faith in something bigger that we can even grasp. In Samoa, Fiji, and Tahiti, just as the meetings began, the rain stopped. (if helpful). I actually read one of your blogs on a site that led me here. I hope and pray everything works out for you and your family.GOD BLESS. Would nearly 2,000 Saints have died along the pioneer trail15 if they did not have faith that the gospel of Jesus Christ had been restored? We remember what He has done, and we look forward to what He will do. I know it’s wrong for me to have those thoughts. I don’t what to do. Sustaining of General Authorities, Area Seventies, and General Officers, Bishops—Shepherds over the Lord’s Flock, What We Are Learning and Will Never Forget, Christ Is Risen; Faith in Him Will Move Mountains, Defending Our Divinely Inspired Constitution, President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Krista, you are an endless inspiration. By his faith he condemned the world and became heir of the righteousness that is in keeping with faith. 13. I thought if one person found it and it was helpful, that would be a blessing. Very in touch with issues and solutions…..and a very decent site. He is risen!). Your devotion … But He is. During this season when we give thanks for God’s many blessings and faithfulness, enjoy this collection of devotions on what it means for us to be people of faith. Verse 12. God said He will never leave as nor forsake us read ps62:5 and PS 42. God hears the prayer of our heart, we can trust that. Write about it. Thank you so very much. How are things going? We all have times where we struggle with faith, some more than others, but I pray even now that God bless you and keep you, and that you will feel his presence. A nonbeliever might say that faith is for the weak. When you have a good thing he will try and take it away. 3 Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! A message, my friends, is keep the faith. It says in 1 John 5:14 “And this is the confidence that we have toward him, that if we ask anything according to his will he hears us. I have called you by name—you are mine. A Prayer for Faith and God's Will to be Done. Blessings to you for sharing your encouragement today! Your email address will not be published. May God bless you Tearnie… He has good things for you! When you feel the struggle heavy on your back, bury yourself in more good soil. Thank you so much for sharing this too! God bless you! In their local language, the greeter will say, “Christ is risen!” The greeted person then responds, “Truly! 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