Tagged with Trust

Trusting during adversity

Trusting during adversity

There is one petit four that I have been eyeing this past month. (Yes: this means that my missing blue box has resurfaced at last! It was at the very bottom of one of our large moving boxes, hidden under many other bits and pieces.) I’ve scrutinized this particular petit four from all sides, because … Continue reading

It’s all in the tasting

Taste and see that the Lord is good.  Psalm 34:8 The invitation is to come and discover that God is pleasing and satisfying to taste in all circumstances of life. David, the author of this Psalm, had discovered in the events of his own life that God was good. He was eager for others to … Continue reading

Growing faith

The hopeful news about small mustard seeds of faith is that they grow. In fact, even though the mustard seed is tiny, it can grow into a very large plant. Likewise, even though we may feel our faith is not very significant, or that we have only a small belief and trust in God, it … Continue reading

Moving mountains

“… if you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there,’ and it will move.” Matthew 17:20 Faith is often described as belief and complete trust in something or someone. We may think that this kind of faith is difficult to achieve and that … Continue reading


“Blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord.” Psalm 40:4  God wants us to trust Him. This might be easy to do when life is going well but when life gets difficult, where do we turn? We may turn to God but also we may be tempted to turn away from God. The Israelites, … Continue reading