3 Things to Know About Faith
by S.E .Miller
Faith Can Be Seen
The friends of the Paralytic showed their faith in Jesus when they pulled their friend up a steep roof and tore off the shingles to get him to Jesus. Their actions proved they believed Jesus could and would heal him. (Mark 2:3-5)
Peter showed he had faith by walking on water. (Matthew 14:18).
The disciples showed they had no faith by panicking in the storm. (Matthew 8:23-26).
Faith Isn't Perfect. Sometimes we are skeptical or cynical about Gods' ability to do something but He continues to be faithful.
Sara laughed at the thought of being able to have a child at 90 years old. (Genesis 8:12)
A father with a demon possessed son needed help to believe Jesus could deliver him. (Mark 9:24)
Faith works although the answer doesn't come immediately. We may have to pray or be anointed about something more than once before we get an answer.
The Lord told Elijah it would rain and although Elijah heard the abundance of rain via thunder and lightning it did not rain immediately. He had to send his servant to look for the rain cloud 7 times. (1 Kings 18:1-44).
Jesus had to lay hands on a man twice before he could see. (Mark 8:23-25)