"In With the Good"
"Master, Master, we're going to drown!" He got up and rebuked the wind and the raging waters; the storm subsided, and all was calm. "Where is your faith?" He asked His disciples.”
Why do we let everything, but Christ overwhelm us when troubles attack? Jesus said the answer was faith. Looking at the way storms consume our lives indicates we may have a lack of faith. Where does faith come from and how do we get it? Jesus’s question challenged me to evaluate my walk of faith for holes in the dike of my life. Jesus said that troubled times are opportunity for righteousness to rise-up and overcome the situation. (Matthew 5:10 and Luke 6:21) Ultimately our faith is buffeted by the extent we have may Jesus Lord of our lives.
How about you? Where does God need to gain a greater hold on your life? What Scriptures have better equipped you to thrive with God during troubled times? Click here to join in the conversation and share Scriptures or thoughts on this area. (Click here to read the full teaching on Lordship.)