Yeah I know the title could be misleading however given the fact that I really haven't slept much in the past week I thought it rather clever....
I haven't logged in, in a while because my life has been anything but normal....
Currently I'm in South Carolina, been here since Sunday/Monday (can't really remember) my brother-in-law, Timothy was in a car accident last weekend and is still in critical condition.
Medical Status as of this morning:
One can learn many things about faith from a "harlot"--especially from this:
1 Then Joshua the son of Nun sent two men as spies secretly from Shttim, saying, “Go, view the land, especially Jericho.” So they went and came into the house of a harlot whose name was Rahab, and lodged there.
2 It was told the king of Jericho, saying, “Behold, men from the sons of Israel have come here tonight to search out the land.”
3 And the king of Jericho
Though i'm going through a very tough trial at the moment just giving praise to God..It sometimes seems when you feel like your strength in Him is increasing the evil slug just keeps trying to knock you down. I admit I struggle with problems of self worth so of course that is a major area of attack. However, as I myself know..FIGHT..the more the slug comes after me the more i RUN to the Word..
God is truly so gracious and merciful to me and I love Him so dearly!
Let's look at the Man of Faith Himself--our Lord Jesus the Christ.
If we investigate Mark 11, we can see the power of faith at work in the Master, who is very YHWH in the flesh.
Some caveats . . .
a) The passage in question deals with aspects of the last week of Jesus' ministry before His crucifixion for our sins (as the Lamb of God--slain from the foundation of the world).
b) Our Savior was facing the need to complete the fulfillment of EVERY
Let's look at the faith of one of the most important men in human history: Noah.
Noah was approved by God (YHWH or Lord) outstandingly:
Heb. 11:7 (Amp)
7[Prompted] by faith Noah, being forewarned by God concerning events of which as yet there was no visible sign, took heed and diligently and reverently constructed and prepared an ark for the deliverance of his own family. By this [his faith which relied on God] he passed judgment and sentence on the world's