Key Bible Verse: Arise, O Lord! Stand against them, and bring them to their knees! Rescue me from the wicked with your sword! (Psalm 17:13)
Dig Deeper: Psalm 17
When King Jehoshaphat was outnumbered and surrounded by the enemy, there was no hope. Yet God ...
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You're so right Scott. It's easy to tell God you trust him. Not so easy TO trust him. That's why Jesus tells us that we must come to him like little children. Totally trusting.
It's really hard to let go and let God. But that is where real faith kicks in. I personally am terrible at it. Even now I have a life changing decision I need to make, and yet instead of following God in total fait, I want to keep a rope in my hand just in case it doesn't work out. I fool myself into rationalizing that God gave me a brain so I have to use it. It wouldn't be wise to make the decision when there is so much economic uncertainty. So, here I sit. I say "Arise, God...but if this doesn't happen I'll stay up, if that's ok with you! But Your will be done...just give me an out." I'm terrible at this faith thing.
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