Where do you stand?

“He who is of a proud heart stirs up strife, but he who trusts in the Lord will be prospered.” Proverbs 28:25 Would you consider yourself to be a proud person? Pride isn’t necessarily a bad thing but it can be as we see in the context of verse 25. To be honest with you, I never considered that someone who doesn’t trust in the Lord is showing a form of pride. But as I look carefully at this verse I see that’s exactly what’s happening when we do not trust in Him. This verse compares two people: the first […]

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Trusting God’s word to you

Do you believe God’s word? Is it something you can bank on? When God speaks, is there ever a hidden motive? These might sound like silly questions but in reality they are not. Many people question God’s word. Even when they know God has clearly spoken to them, they struggle with trusting Him. Some people believe that He exists but doubt that they can trust Him with all of their life. Some are uncertain that He really cares or has good intentions towards them. The truth is that He cares for us (more than we can even comprehend) and He […]

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