Saturday, November 21, 2009

Steps of Faith

What are you believing God for?

Do you trust God enough to take Him at His word?
Not only for your neighbor or friend..., but for you?

Saturday Steps of Faith
is our opportunity to publicly claim His promises for our lives. It is the place where we believe God for things great and small.

God, who has called you into fellowship with his Son Jesus Christ our Lord, is
faithful. 1 Corinthians 1:9
Does that verse ring true with you? Just reading it stirs up something deep within my soul. It's a beautiful picture of my relationship with the Lord. Who was the initiator? God! He called me! He pursued me. His desire was for me.

Why? Because at the very center of His being, God loves. His desire is for us to enter into a wonderful love relationship with Him, through fellowship with His Son Jesus Christ our Lord.

Though life may take it's dips and turns, if you ask me to describe God in just one word, my word would be faithful. He is faithful to love, faithful to forgive, faithful to protect, faithful to restore, faithful to meet our needs. He is all of that and so much more. He is faithful.

Know therefore that the LORD your God is God; he is the faithful God, keeping his covenant of love to a thousand generations of those who love him and keep his commands. Deuteronomy 7:9

How about you? Will you join me?

• Leave a comment or write a post.
• Copy the button located on the left sidebar and paste it into your post.
• Next write down the promise from the Word of God you are taking a step of faith and believing. • Last, come back here and link up with MckLinky. It's that easy.


Nana Jul said...

He is so Faithful!! Thank you Jesus for your faithfulness! For drawing us near to you, to fellowship with you, quieting us with your Love and rejoicing over us with your singing!! Taste and see that the Lord is good!
His Love endures.........FOREVER!
Love you Lisa!

Anonymous said...

Thank you, Lisa, for sharing these two verses and the depth to which they reached in you. I needed the reminder as well. Oh, how are God is truly faithful.
~ linda

Brook said...

Great is your faithfulness. Great is your faithfulness. Morning by morning, new mercies I seek. All I have needed thy hand hath provided. Great is thy faithfulness, Lord unto me.

"O LORD, you are my God; I will exalt you and praise your name, for in perfect faithfulness you have done marvelous things, things planned long ago." Is. 25:1

About ten years ago one of my girlfriends asked me, when we come to the end of our lives and people could only say one word about us, what would you want your word to be? My word was faithful. Like you mentioned, life and our walk with the Lord has many turns, but I pray that as He is faithful, so too will I.

Thank you for this wonderful opportunity to share and for seeking and serving Him faithfully dear sister. B.

Beth.. One Blessed Nana said...

I am so glad that He is faithful.

Believing God with you my friend!

sanjeet said...

Love and rejoicing over us with your singing!! Taste and see that the Lord is good!
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