And for this cause God shall send them strong delusion, that they should believe a lie (2 Thessalonians 2:11 KJV) Believing, as we have discussed extensively, is a human capacity to accept information as true and rely on it. This human capacity is common to all human beings, whether born again or not, just like
What is faith?
When Jesus saw their faith, he said unto the sick of the palsy, Son, thy sins be forgiven thee (Mk. 2:5 KJV) Jesus was teaching the crowds when a paralyzed man was suddenly lowered from the roof by his friends and laid right before Jesus. They had attempted to bring the man in through the
Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen (Heb. 11:1 KJV) Hebrews 11:1 above gives us a definition of faith straight from God’s mouth! Faith is the substance of things hoped for and the evidence of the things which we cannot see. The word “substance” in the KJV
Now faith is the assurance (title deed, confirmation) of things hoped for (divinely guaranteed), and the evidence of things not seen [the conviction of their reality—faith comprehends as fact what cannot be experienced by the physical senses] ( Heb. 11:1, AMP) What is faith according to the scriptures? Hebrews 11:1 is the standard go-to scripture
The Bible has faith defined as the “evidence of things not seen”. Faith deals with “things not seen”. How can we live our daily lives on earth based on things we cannot see? This begins the exciting journey into discovering the mysteries of faith. Faith Defined-two worlds God Himself directly gave us a definition of
Faith like a mustard seed is all you need to remove all the mountains that life might bring your way. We might be tempted to assume our faith is not working as it should because of its size. As will be seen below, Jesus uses a parable to teach us an important lesson about
Do not just define faith by “substance of things hoped for..” Rather, take a step beyond and take a hold of what this really means for your day-to-day life, because God’s purpose for faith is that you should live by it, every day. Faith nots meant to be a complex theological concept but a practical