It’s all about Faith
Measuring Your Faith
Then touched he their eyes, saying, According to your faith be it unto you.
What Jesus did not say it was according to:
There are five different kinds of Faith affection out lives
Faith in a mailbox, that the letters will be delivered
Baking a cake would demonstrate intellectual faith, that the result would come out according to following the ingredients.
We believe that George Washington lived and was our first President
Bible Faith, the belief that God will save us through our faith in Jesus
We believe God will give us the opportunity to lead someone to Christ
Differing Degrees of Faith
Do not have the faith to step out and say, “I’ll do something” or “God, give me guidance”
Not having the trust to follow what God has set forth for you to do
An immature Christian, someone who needs help, loving and “stronger” Christians to receive them
Genuine faith always brings action, you can tell someone has faith when it is genuine. Dead faith shows nothing.
Empty faith, showing faith in something that can do nothing for you.
Full of Faith
Someone you can count on to be faithful at any time.
Rich in Faith
Someone who’s faith is more valuable than money
People of Faith
He was able to sacrifice the lamb by faith
He was so rich in faith that he walked with God and did not see death
Prepared an Ark to save him, his house, and the rest of this world
He followed God, even though he did not know where he was supposed to go when he left
Delivered a child by faith when she was past the age of bearing children
By faith put the blessing on Jacob and Esau
Blessed both the sons of Joseph
Turned down all that Pharaoh had to offer
Watched the walls of Jericho fall
Her faith saved her household
Questions About Faith
What is Faith?
A belief in something that has no evidence of being seen
Where do we get Faith?
Faith comes from hearing/reading God’s Word, the Bible
What does Faith do for a sinner?
Faith brings Salvation to the sinner
What does Faith do for the saint (believer)?
Faith is the overcoming factor. Christians with great faith do great works and accomplish great things for God
What can we do by Faith?
The Bible says we can walk by faith, pray in faith, and add to our faith
What should we not do about our Faith?
Depart from our faith (not from salvation, departing from faith)
Deny the faith
Error from faith (teaching only part of the Bible or things not from the Bible)
Waver in faith
Faith sees the invisible, denies the improbable, and concurs the impossible