Reading comments from others is also helping me to build my faith. Some charismatic apostles became mini-popes who carved out Discouragement. I submitt completely under his will because I know he will not deceive. Thank you all may God bless you all for this. “And whatever things you ask in prayer, really believing, you will receive.” (Matthew 21:22). I like the kind that swivels around; these work great. in a modest home with a straw roof that he shares with about 12 Faith hears the word of God, the voice of God and acts in obedience with a trusting heart. We have the faith of Jesus to sustain us. And both were described as having great faith. Indeed such faith is going to be “tested by fire”. How can i have faith in God since he kept a very good man like me still single today when i should’ve never been in the first place? But after my suicidal attempt i’ve felt lie God has been in my head. 2 Timothy 1:7 says For God has not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind…. “The just shall live by faith” (Romans 1:17). God is calling all of us to put our faith in action in many ways. A person may seek a sign not to test God on whether He is faithful, or true or real or anything that tempts Him and challenges Him, but to determine the direction of his will, in a spirit of humble submission to that will. everyone calls him a freak but hes someone i can lookup to and i wish people could accept that. I am really blessed. Why must we believe God? My life has been going up and down. I thank you and hope god blesses each of you in the way you need most. God really sucks and always will. of persecution and spiritual warfare. Looking at Hebrews 11:4-37 we see that all those who are commended for their faith did something as well. But if not learn how to come to Jesus so you can rejoice with us! Im the only one working. opportunity to become “spiritual sons” by contributing $1,000 a The man who is “trying to believe” may be sincere, but he does not have faith in that area yet. By your own standards you might be a very moral and very upright human being. Peace comes when we place our faith in God, not man. Without confidence in God’s promises a man will never really do what God says. Loud! God’s promises bring hope. The secret is to stop trying and just ‘be’ a Christian. But please, feel free to comment and leave questions as much as you wish on any article on this site. i have been a christian for as long as i can remember but it has not been until now that i have really delved into the word of the Lord. Jesus got onto the people about seeking after signs when they were tempting him. The cure for this is study, meditation and consideration of the Word. IM FEELING GOOD RIGHT NOW, hey where can i find these stories im kinda new to this site…. God will not reveal greater things to you until you are faithful in the things He is showing you NOW. Spend as much time as you can with people of faith. God is trustworthy and always has resources to back his promises. Tell Him exactly how you feel. Do not be afraid for the Lord of Lords and Kings of Kings is with you. Again, I have been deeply blessed and I want to thank God for using you, and thank you for being obedient to him…..May God continue to use and bless you, as you continue to move on his word faithfully. There is a radical difference between works or actions that spring from real faith, and works which spring from SELF in an effort to earn God’s approval. praying in the spirit keeps us in the love of God. I liked the rich scriptures you gave to support your explanantions and may the one and only GOD truly bless you!!! being first is not about being on top. Faith is like the confirmation slip in our hearts that the goods are on the way. The word says that love never fails. Sometimes GOD delays the best wine to the last. If we put good ruarch food in, good will come out. By God’s standards, we have all failed to live to the level of perfection of the 10 commandments who say for example that if we put anything in our heart before God, we have sinned. What is the nature of your ‘problematic situation’? assumed that the only people who served in apostolic roles were Ask Him to teach you how to pray, how to walk in this world, how to talk, etc… Just pour your heart out to Him. Strong faith and boldness. And also that most of the below information I got from the author Eric Gondwe in His books linked below. Also, remember that whether you feel like something is truly scary has no effect at all on reality. However this post that you have written is more impactful right now then it was when I originally read it. I have a power that allows me to do a certain thing. If you throw the check away the money will not be put in your account. We have that confirmation slip instantly from God. Faith is like a check. This will cause us eventually to believe the truth from our hearts. JESUS NEVER FAILS!!!!!! and And then riding motorcycles and generelly being unclean. (Hebrews 11:6). Why seek a sign & why are some pasters Telling some flocks to seek a sign? We must reprogram our subconscious minds to accept God’s principles and God’s promises without doubt (Romans 12:2). Help them to find their place in you and be saved. require pampered treatment. Don’t pretend, don’t hide, don’t sugar coat. He has never ridden in a limousine and he lives (Romans 12:3). Tell kids that their faith is like the air. Words of death attract spirits of death, words of doubt attract doubt, words of fear attract spirits of fear, and so on. emphasis added). 3. and welcome to the site. But as Christians in recent years began to experience the I read through the original post here and then some of the replies. its very tough to stay in faith…i’ve been praying for the ongest time yet my problematic situation gets deeper and deeper…how to remain faithful when even a single minor thing that could suggest God is listening, let alone answering, is not happening??? Faith means trusting what God says, even when it’s hard to understand. And because they Every day I l search the internet for bible passages to study and this is where I was led to tonight. genuine-apostolic-anointing. Once you get this bold breakthrough then you’ll learn how to flow in it and you won’t need to be so loud cuz you’ll cruise right along. Anyway. We must forgive others and give our whole hearts to God. I struggled a whole lot with this, and the worst part of it is when i fail to do what he told me to do, i jus feel stupid at the end of it all. This can be the same for you. miracle of healing. We see how important faith is. He did not sin but took our sins upon him and was our lamb offering. I pray this will be a blessing to all who read this. It is possible to have actions, even religious actions, without real faith – but these actions are dead works. Respectfully, uncle dax…nz ([email protected]) feel free to write. (That can scare some children.) I know you did it Lord. God knows EVERYTHING. Reneé is a young mother with a tiny son. (11) Our position in Christ (who we are in Him, our identity, what that means – we have full confidence and access to the Father and God’s love, power and favor is ours through Jesus, as well as His goodness and righteousness etc.) 8. supernatural gifts of the Holy Spirit, church leaders and even some It is as you walk that you gain strength. The NIV translation says, “Faith is being sure of what we hope for, and certain of what we do not see.” (Hebrews 11:1 NIV). The more you say God’s Word, the more you will believe it, and the more you believe it, the more you will say it. Words of love produce love. thank you soo much for these encouranging words which i believe have and will awaken many christians are blessed and continue with the good work and God will reward you in Jesus mighty name. That was a digression, but also an illustration of how people use signs to blame God for the choices they make. Ask kids to tell you what the obvious differences are. We are so precious to God that His highest thoughts are about us; they can’t be counted (Psalm 139:17–18). And let’s not attribute every bad thing that happen in the world to God, as we have to justify putting that blame on God. It is created to help you know Jesus and get a great eternal reward from God Almighty. Speaking all manner of lies, deception, cursing, perversion and profane talking. Thank you for that word of encourgement. Regardless of the need or nature of the miracle, it requires faith to receive it. To be honest its marilyn mansons music thats helped me make me through everything. God Has done, and is doing so much in my life since my initial post. Do it! This involves indirect confrontation in looking to God, seeking God and focusing on God for your deliverance and His intervention. apostolic anointing. I was a lot like you, even down to the favorite artist thing. The result is fully trusting & obeying God. Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see. Flip the switch. It is one thing to hear someone else say something, another to say that thing yourself. Constant attention to lies produces deception. just ask God to help you put HIM FIRST.. No matter what the outcome maybe God ALREADY found a way to make this right. Its God’s love that you need to receive. Copyright (C) 2000-2018 Michael Fackerell. It encourages me. In particular, faith is the major key for an effective healing and deliverance ministry. I want to live a normal life, I don’t even go out of the house 98 percent of the time because of paralyzing fear. Faith and turning from sin will. God sees us THROUGH many of them, and DELIVERS us from others. I know the quotes about faith and my mind and my heart are at war. Repent for God and Jesus always will love you i was just to ignorant and stupid to realize it before i was not worthy and still am not worthy, Hi my name is Michael Fackerell, founder of this site. If you or anyone wants to check out some of the book here’s a link. and the name of Jesus. Living _in Jesus and He in you, your life will never be the same and you will come to love reading your Bible, your prayer life will be enjoyable as will your fellowship and, strangers will _want what you have. I really hope this helps as you apply these things. It is our faith that gives substance to this confession of things not seen. 3. I have taken notes on this site and have made it a favorite. threats. So why seek signs.? IM ALREADY DEAD IM A TOTAL FAILURE AN ABOMINATION, FAITH IS GOD GIVEN. (John 9:7). Luckily enough i didn’t and i went through all the thearpy and stuff but i didn’t feel different. Jesus said in Mark 11:23, “For assuredly I say to you, whoever SAYS to this mountain, ‘Be removed and cast into the sea,’ and does not doubt in his heart, but BELIEVES that those things he SAYS will be done, he will HAVE whatever he SAYS.” Words mixed with the real, pure faith can and will move mountains or any other problem that we face. This power is unimportant so ill leave it out. avoid the appearance of entitlement. They will answer the room will go dark. Yet, without hope there are no “things hoped for”, and therefore there cannot be faith. God is not impressed. Confession of God’s Word (saying the same thing as God’s word) brings you into the place where the Lord will move to fulfill it (Hebrews 3:1). 2. Hope is for the mind (1 Thessalonians 5:8; Hebrews 6:19), an anchor for the soul. We must stop listening to the voice of demons or the voice of our own carnal mind trained from early days to resist God. their fiefdoms. Dear sister in Christ, I read your coment and wanted you to know that I went through the same thing you are going through now. This must be the day that I decide that I have had enough pain and misery and give it all to God through the rededication of my faith. Some required a policy of “tithing I thank God for what he has already done and for what he is getting ready to do as well. Thank you for writing to us and expressing your frustration and your feelings towards God. People who do not earnestly follow the Lord do not grasp the mystery of the Faith. There will be times when our faith in God requires us to believe in the impossible.