Posts tagged with ‘trust’

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Put Your Armor On

by John Schofield

January 16, 2017 “Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.” (Proverbs 3:5). What a powerful God-given, fool-proof admonition for 2017. “Some trust in chariots, and some in horses; but we will remember the name of the Lord our God.” (Psalm 20:7).  Some are trusting in President-elect Donald […]

So What Are You Afraid Of?

by John Schofield

November 1, 2016 Where does fear come from? Fear is really a crisis of faith. The spirit of fear does not come from God. It either comes with our own uncertainty in dealing with circumstances beyond our control. Or fear comes from our musings about the potential ‘what if’ happenings. For example, some people are […]

OUT OF CONTROL!

by John Schofield

February 8th, 2016 Greetings to you, in the precious name of Jesus Christ, who holds us in His unfailing care. I, John, praise His name. Surely, we cannot see much further in the day than the tip of our nose. People awake not knowing what may befall them. My wife and I were driving into town after […]

What Do You Do When Lightning Strikes?

by John Schofield

September 22, 2015 What do you do when lightning strikes? When I was a little boy in Aurora IL, I remember a terrible storm right over top our little house. We had a swing set next to a big old willow tree and the wind blew so hard it knocked part of the tree over […]