Sub Topic: “WHEN WE SEE WITH EYES OF FAITH.”
Ephesians 1:18 ” I pray that the eyes of your heart will be flooded with the light so that you can see the wonderful future God has promised to those he called…”
1. FAITH SHRINKS MY PROBLEM
” Is anything too hard for the Lord?” Genesis 18:14a
“For nothing is impossible with God?” Luke 1:37
2.FAITH OPENS THE DOOR FOR A MIRACLE
Mark 11:22-24 Jesus said, “Have faith in God! If you have faith in God and you don’t doubt, you could tell this mountain to get up and jump into the sea, and it would. Whatever you ask for in prayer will be yours, If you only have faith.”
Matthew 13:58 (NLT) And so he did only a few miracles there because of their unbelief.
3. FAITH MOVES GOD TO ACT ON MY BEHALF
Mathew9:29 Jesus said, “According to your faithit will be done to you.”
4. FAITH UNLOCKS ALL THE PROMISES OF GOD
2 Corinthians 1:20a “For no matter how many promises God has made, they are ALL ‘Yes” in Christ!
( There are over 7000 promises in the Bible). The Bible is a promis book.
5. FAITH TURNS DREAMS INTO A REALITY
Ephesians 3:20 (LB) “Glory be to God, who by his mighty power at work within us, is able to do FAR MORE than we would ever DARE TO ASK or even DREAM of — infinitely beyon our highest prayers, desires, thoughts, or hopes!”
6.FAITH GIVES ME POWER TO HOLD ON
2 Corinthians 4:8-9 (NLT)”We are pressed on every side by troubles, but we’re not crushed and broken. We’re perplexed, but we don’t give up and quit. We’re attacked but God never abandons us. We get knocked down, but we get up and keep going!”
John 3:16 (CEV) “God loved the people of this world so much that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who has faith in him will have eternal life.”
Challenge: Set 3 faith goals for growing, giving, and going