How Can I Trust That the Bible Is True?

We cannot turn on the news anymore without feeling the weight of a broken world. The burden is great in the search for truth it seems. Whether it is political or environmental we see people searching or defining truth for themselves. Often it is based on what they feel and see. The reality is that... Read more

Mississippi To Vote on New Flag Design Featuring a Magnolia, the Phrase ‘In God We Trust’

Mississippi To Vote on New Flag Design Featuring a Magnolia, the Phrase 'In God We Trust' The Mississippi government will soon be voting to decide if they will replace the confederate battle emblem on their flag with a magnolia and the phrase In God We Trust," the Associated Press reports. The move came after citizens... Read more

How to Trust God in a National Crisis

1. Pray When I feel threatened, Im often tempted to rely on myself first and turn to God last. In my anxiety, I forget core truths regarding who God is and what Hes promised. I forget that Hes powerful, loving, all-knowing, faithful and true. Scripture says He owns every animal in the forest, cattle on... Read more

In God We Trust – NIV Devotions for Mom – Week of August 27

In God We TrustVerse: >Hebrews 6:13-20Additional Scripture Readings:Numbers 23:19Titus 1:2A dollar is just a scrap of paper, printed in green ink. What gives it value is the promise printed on it by the government. Because we take the government at its word, we believe the dollars promise and the dollar becomes valuable to us. Similarly,... Read more

7 Marks of a Church You Can Trust

With so many different church models and denominations, finding a church home can be a difficult task. This can be even more overwhelming if youve been hurt by a church or if youre unsure of your level of trust for the ministry in question. Yet, when it comes to learning more about the Word, sharing... Read more

A Gentle Prayer for Those Afraid to Trust

Ive always been a worst-case-scenario kind of person. When facing the unexpected, my mind immediately shifts toward the worst possible thing that could happen. The day my husband brought home a woodchipper he bought at a yard sale, I couldnt help but imagine a stray chip of wood putting his eye out. When my son... Read more

Abandon & Trust – Encouragement Café – August 10

Abandon & Trust By Luann PraterMay the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit. Romans 15:13The word trust means that you are given something that belongs to someone else but they entrust you to... Read more

Make Your School Decision. Then Trust God.

I never thought Id add face masks to our school supply list. I never thought Id have to decide if its safe to send my kids to school. I never thought Id have to consider teaching seventh-grade math or learning how to conduct therapy techniques emailed to me by the school speech pathologist. I never... Read more

Trust in the Source of Guidance | by John Grant

Jesus immediately reached out his hand and took hold of him, saying to him, O you of little faith, why did you doubt? And when they got into the boat, the wind ceased. And those in the boat worshiped him, saying, Truly you are the Son of God. – Matthew 14: 31-33 It has been... Read more

‘When We Trust God, We Shouldn’t Fear Anything’: Ed Young Asserts America Is Facing the Virus of Fear

'When We Trust God, We Shouldn't Fear Anything': Ed Young Asserts America Is Facing the Virus of Fear As soon as Ed Young answers the call, you can tell that he is a man with a lot of energy and more importantly a lot of words of hope for the weary.Whatever stereotype that... Read more

10 Ways to Rebuild Trust in a Marriage on the Rocks

Heather Riggleman Crosswalk.com Contributing Writer Trust is the bedrock of marriage. But what do you do if trust has been damaged or completely obliterated? I found myself asking that same question 18 months ago in my counselors office. I knew I had forgiven my husband for breaking my trust but neither one of us knew... Read more

Satanic Temple Threatens Lawsuit if Mississippi Puts ‘In God We Trust’ on State Flag

Satanic Temple Threatens Lawsuit if Mississippi Puts 'In God We Trust' on State Flag The Satanic Temple is threatening to sue the state of Mississippi if the state chooses to include the national motto, In God We Trust, on the flag.As Christian Headlines previously reported, Mississippi legislators voted to remove the Confederate symbol... Read more

Some Question Replacing Mississippi’s Confederate Symbol with ‘In God We Trust’

Some Question Replacing Mississippi's Confederate Symbol with 'In God We Trust' (RNS) The Rev. Isiac Jackson Jr. was one of many Mississippi residents who took it as a spiritual victory when the states lawmakers voted Sunday (June 28) to remove the Confederate symbol from the states flag.God answers prayer, said Jackson, president of... Read more

Compelling Reasons to Trust a 2,000-Year-Old Bible

Growing up in a conservative church in Oklahoma, I never doubted the Bibles trustworthiness until someone told me I should. It wasnt until that day when my confidence in the Scriptures was tested that I realized the significance of having assurance that the book on the dash of my car is Gods Word. Everything I... Read more

Mississippi Officials Want ‘In God We Trust’ to Replace Confederate Emblem on State Flag

Mississippi Officials Want 'In God We Trust' to Replace Confederate Emblem on State Flag Two high-ranking Mississippi elected officials say the Confederate battle emblem should be removed from the state flag and replaced with the words on the state seal: "In God We Trust."Mississippi Attorney General Lynn Fitch and state Lt. Gov. Delbert... Read more

Helping Anxious Children to Trust God – TGC Africa

How do you respond to children who are feeling anxious and scared about the pandemic? It might be your own children, those under your care or family members. My response to the children in my care has been to reassure them. For it is normal to respond in fear towards frightening news. However, we need... Read more

Trust in the Lord | Daily Devotionals by Thoughts about God by Phil Ware

Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight Proverbs 3:5-6 Thought What do you use for your life’s compass? No matter how insightful, wise, experienced, or knowledgeable we may be, only God can guide our... Read more

More honesty would go a long way to restoring trust in our leaders

(Photo: Unsplash/Jurica Koleti)Like most people, I was fascinated by the frenzied discussions surrounding Dominic's 'Cummings and goings' and I have come to the conclusion that the whole sorry saga has highlighted the vital importance of trust in civic life.I will continue to respect those who govern us both locally and nationally, even when I disagree... Read more

What Faith Looks Like A Choice to Trust | Devotional by Kathy Cheek

‘Trust the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge Him and He will direct your path.’ Proverbs 3:5&6 In this journey of faith I walk with the Lord, what does walking by faith look like? Sometimes, it looks like a thousand questions to which there... Read more

High School Senior, Lament Your Loss But Trust the Lord

We are living in an unprecedented spring season. Typically this time of year, high-school seniors are playing their final season of spring sports. Its a time marked by proms, baccalaureate services and graduation ceremoniesusually. These students have been in school for 13 long years. Theyve looked forward to walking across that stage to receive diplomas... Read more

Defend of Belief Prayer | Devotional by Sylvia Gunter

[ad_1] God is inviting you to lean into Him whenever you don’t perceive and belief Him. The next defend of belief prayer guides you learn how to pray holding up your defend of belief, no matter what's going on round you.I belief Your goodness. Psalm 31:19, 34:8, 100:5, 119:68, 136:1, 145:7 I belief that You're... Read more

Blessing of Belief and Therapeutic | Devotional by Sylvia Gunter

[ad_1] Father God has promised that He won't ever go away you or forsake you. He has not deserted you. His good love casts out all worry. Relaxation in His love. Obtain out of your heavenly Father all the daddy’s blessing that you just craved out of your earthly father. Be blessed with life-changing encounters... Read more

In a World of Frauds and Damaged Guarantees, Who Can We Belief? | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] They met at a Christian college and obtained married, ultimately settling down in Illinois and having somewhat lady. Subsequent got here a home and full-time jobs to pay the mortgage. Time away from work concerned church, household, and adventuresuntil they determined to maneuver to Los Angeles to interrupt into the leisure business. ... Read more

Belief God Is Good When It Appears Hes Not | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] Its simple to imagine God is sweet after we get our dream job, begin a brand new relationship or recuperate from an sickness. Its a lot more durable after we lose our job, our associate breaks up with us or a liked one dies. We could also be tempted to despair, be... Read more

In God I Belief | Devotional by Kathy Cheek

[ad_1] Belief within the Lord with all of your coronary heart and lean not by yourself understanding; In all of your methods acknowledge him and he shall direct your paths. Proverbs 3:5-6 My life verses are Proverbs 3:5-6. What are life verses? Merely, they're favored verses that maintain a deep that means to us. What... Read more

Can Christians belief Sudans leaders? – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Sudan (MNN) — The newest information from Sudan sounds promising, however is it too good to be true? Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok met with USCIRF officers earlier this month; it was the primary time a Sudanese authorities chief visited the U.S. in 30 years. Hamdok reportedly outlined a number of enhancements, together with modifications... Read more

Prayer of Belief | Devotional by Roy Lessin

[ad_1] Lord, I belief in You. I imagine in You. I hope in You. You're my confidence, my assurance. I lean upon You, for You're my Rock; I rely on You, for You're my Supplier; I enjoyment of You, for You're the pleasure of my life. My coronary heart rests in You; my religion responds... Read more

Free Stuff Fridays (Ligonier Ministries and Reformation Belief) – Tim Challies

[ad_1] This weeks Free Stuff Fridays is sponsored by Ligonier Ministries and Reformation Belief, who additionally sponsored the weblog this week. Martin Luther is likely one of the most important figures in church historical past. The motion that began after his posting of the Ninety-5 Theses led to the restoration of the gospel. How did... Read more