Saturday, October 27, 2012

"Foolish" Trust

We give credit to human wisdom when we should give credit to the divine guidance of God being exhibited through child-like people who were "foolish" enough to trust God's wisdom and His supernatural equipment. -Oswald Chambers

Take this moment to ask God who you truly put your trust in. If you had to choose between trusting a really "smart" and logical person or trusting God, who would you really choose? Our minds know what the answer should be, but what do our hearts really do?

Trust is an essential aspect to any kind of relationship. A daughter trusts her Daddy to catch her. Parents trust (or should) trust their teenage son to make good choices. Students trust their teachers to teach well. Employers trust their employees to do their work. Wives trust their husbands to love and protect them. Husbands trust their wives to respect and support them.

You can't have much of a relationship with out trust. Or if you do have any kind of relationship, it's certainly not going to grow if you don't learn to trust more.

See what I'm getting at here? We absolutely need to trust in the Lord with ALL our hearts and never, ever count only on our own understanding of things. In every single thing we do, we need to seek His ways, acknowledge His perfect wisdom and understanding, and know that WHEN we do this, He WILL make our paths straight--He will guide us with perfect leadership.

And take comfort that this isn't something you just need to work harder at on your own. Jesus would LOVE to help you out on this. Ask Him right now and every day from here on out that He teaches you to trust Him more. But be prepared! This is opening up the door for Jesus to bring things into your life that may not make much sense at first. But He's teaching you to acknowledge HIM in it, not other "smart & logical" people.

Ask God to make you "foolish" enough to trust His wisdom and His supernatural equipment. Ask Him to give you child-like faith.

Here's a prayer-song about trust to get you started. :)
I Trust You by Justin Frederick

Friday, October 5, 2012

HOME is pleased to present 
"From Hate to Love" 
Walid Shoebat, A former PLO Terrorist who now Loves Israel.
In 1978 Walid Shoebat was sent with a bomb on a mission to kill Jews.
Today he is speaking out in their defense.
In “A Study on Islam in the Bible”,
Walid speaks to American on the grave dangers of Islam, which are grossly underplayed by both our media and our political leaders.

Date:   Saturday, October 20th 2012,
Time: 9:AM - 4:30PM
Place:   House Of Mission and Equipping (HOME)
101 19th Street, SW Sioux Center, IA
(Behind HyVee & Culvers)

$20 Registration Fee
*******Pre-registration required @  (see link below flyer)***********
********Please car-pool as parking is limited*********
Also, no child care will provided and lunch will be on your own

Contact:  (712) 202 4144