In today's world, information has greatly
increased and is easily accessible. While we
look for knowledge to assist us in living our lives,
it is important to keep in mind that God is the
supreme Source of truth and enlightenment.
Recognizing what it is to have faith in
God is one thing. It is quite another to
wholeheartedly trust God in every
It can be incredibly upsetting to be misled,
misrepresented, tricked, insulted, or betrayed.
We may pray and not believe God hears us.
It is difficult, if not devastating, to desire for
spiritual guidance and justice but receive no
According to the Scriptures, believers struggle
to trust God at times, because life can be cruel.
So often, we put our expectations and goals in things
and people of this world that disappoint and fade, yet
God's Word endures forever.
1 Peter 1:25
Nothing is more valuable than
God's Word; the Gospel;
the entire revealed truth of Scripture;
the very Words of God Almighty.
God's Word is a priceless treasure that will
never fade, be destroyed, or lead us astray.
Is God faithful to His Word?
God fulfills His promises. The
Word of God is eternal and will
What Does It Mean to Trust in God?
Trusting God is believing that God, regardless
of our circumstances, is in complete control of the
world and our lives.
Faith transcends our thoughts
We believe in God's character and His
promises when we trust God's Word. We
believe God will fulfill all the promises
He has made to us in His Word.
The Bible urges us unequivocally to trust God
with all our hearts and not rely on our own
When we are confronted with fear, doubt, or
tension, God challenges us to surrender our own
interpretation of the situation and fully trust Him.
Simply put, we are unaware of all the magnificent
things God is accomplishing in and through our
May we trust and believe that God is always at
work, accomplishing wonderful things even
when we can't see them.
God is always at work in our lives, yet we may
only be conscious of a fraction of what God is
doing. It may be beyond our comprehension.
Life can be both pleasant and
unpleasant, harsh and complicated,
Let us never lose sight of the fact that we live in
the same world as Jesus. Jesus was tortured
physically, emotionally, and spiritually. Pilate
gave in to the crowd's wishes and sentenced Jesus
to death by crucifixion, a penalty Jesus certainly
did not deserve.
God has complete control over all events... over
every atom in our lives. God makes the
Nothing happens by chance or
Everything happens for God's perfect purposes,
and nothing or no one can stop, hinder, or obstruct
God's Word is eternal and will never
God's Word is Divinely Authoritative
God's Word is real, trustworthy, and enduring.
The Word of God is always relevant to any
generation, situation, or scenario.
God's Word has all the wisdom we need to
solve all our concerns and satisfy our
God's Word is unchanging, enduring,
indestructible, full of wisdom and prophecy.
Hundreds of philosophies and scores of religions have
been invented by men in their efforts to circumvent the
Word of God.
Through scoff of skepticism and many dark ages of
man, God's glorious promises have survived... unchanged.
God's Word is the same yesterday, today, and forever.
Heaven and earth will pass away,
but My Words will never pass away.
God's Word provides wisdom and instruction.
God's Word cleans our hearts and minds.
No Word that God has spoken is a mere
literary artifact just to be studied.
God's Word is life-changing and all powerful.
But you, keep your head in all situations, endure
hardship, bear witness to the proclamation of
the Good News of the Kingdom of God,
fulfill all the duties of your calling.
2 Timothy 4:2-5
The more God's Word is tried... the more it shows
itself as superior to any other work of literature.
God's Word supplies insights in our trials.
God's Word is our Source of faith and spiritual
strength. God's Word is our perfect Comforter,
Blueprint, and Guide. God's Word gives us
consolation and salvation.
God's Word provides everything for life.
By following God's directions...
we can build the life we are seeking.
In our world today, there are many denominations and
"religions" one can choose to follow and believe in.
When we examine God's Word, we find there is,
but one way to Salvation, which is through
Consequently, faith comes from hearing the
message, and the message is heard through
the Word of God.