Ah, confidence is to be sure of the Truth. Confidence comes from knowing! When you know the Truth, confidence comes so easy, and it straightforwardly persuades boldness to accompany.
Have you ever had a vision given to you by God? It can be exciting. A vision is an experience of seeing someone or something in a dream or trance, supernaturally. Synonyms include apparition, hallucination, illusion, mirage, spector, or phantom. Wait on the vision God has given you a dream, and with it, His reassurance that it will come about.
If you feel forsaken, be encouraged, you’re in good company. Our beloved Savior cried on the cross, “My God, why have You forsaken me?” (Matthew 27:46) Christ Himself asked why, too. To imagine why is so hard!
We live in a culture of excess. As a whole, we have an excess of food, possessions, and activities in our lives. Minimalism has become a new buzzword, and many people are scaling back. But as a Christian, what should our perspective be on this whole issue of excess?