Faith Leads Forward, Fear Holds You Back

Faith leads forward because it’s born of hope and hope is always about expectation—expectation of what’s to come.

WHAT FAITH IS

It’s looking ahead with anticipation that a good God has good things planned for you. And since He already given you His best in Jesus, what good thing could He possibly withhold from you (Romans 8:32)?

That’s faith and it’s what pleases God.

WHAT FEAR DOES

When faith calls, fear tries to hold you hostage to your past.

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Speak Life!

The thoughts you think become the beliefs you speak.

And since life and death are in the power of your tongue, it’s important to note what you’re mediating on, because you speak what you believe in your heart.

Nope. I’m not referring to humming while sitting lotus style. I’m talking about the thoughts you rehearse in your mind and say out loud, analyzing the meaning of every word.

It’s an amazing way to benefit from God’s Word because His words are spirit and life and health to your whole body.

But meditating on anger, bitterness, and betrayal—not so much. That sucks the life out of you, drying you to your core. And it’s hard to speak life when choking on toxic thoughts.

"Your words have power to give life or ruin it. And if you have what you say, you may as well speak life!"

WHAT’S A GIRL TO DO?

Change the narrative.

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