The goal of every believer is to please God. We are told that faith is what pleases God. It gives substance to the things we hope for and makes them tangible. Faith opens the door to Godâ€™s favour and shows our dependence on Him.
The Bible tells us weâ€™ve all been given a measure of faith, but itâ€™s up to each of us to nurture it, develop it and use it. We develop our faith by surrendering our lives to God and meditating on His Word. We exercise our faith through our prayer and actions. Todayâ€™s verse starts by saying, â€œNow faith.â€ Itâ€™s not â€œlaterâ€ faith or â€œone dayâ€ faith. We have to have faith for today, right now.
Today, do you believe that God has blessings in store for you, right now? Do you believe He wants to pour out His favour on you right now? Put your faith into practice by speaking and believing that His promises are coming to pass right now in your life. Use your â€œnowâ€ faith and see â€œnowâ€ blessings!
â€œNow faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.â€(Hebrews 11:1, KJV)
Yahweh, thank You for the gift of faith that can move the mountains of trials in my life. Father, I choose to trust Your promises which are a lamp to my feet and a light to my path. Oh God, show me how to totally surrender to You, so that I can continue to grow in faith. I really want to please You in every area of my life, in Christâ€™s Name! Amen.