Faith

Faith is having a belief in something you do not see.

We do not see the air we are breathing, yet, we know it is there.

Dictionary.com defines faith as :

faith

[feyth] Show IPA

noun

1.

confidence or trust in a person or thing: faith in another’s ability.
2.

belief that is not based on proof: He had faith that the hypothesis would be substantiated by fact.
3.

belief in God or in the doctrines or teachings of religion: the firm faith of the Pilgrims.
4.

belief in anything, as a code of ethics, standards of merit, etc.: to be of the same faith with someone concerning honesty.
5.

a system of religious belief: the Christian faith; the Jewish faith.

Having Faith in God is a huge thing. I mean, we do not see God. Yet, I know, I know he is real. I know he is here in my life.

But, having faith, is hard.

It is hard to put your whole trust in someone, or something.

We, as humans tend to put our trust in man, and then we are let down.

Duh.

A big double duh!

Being married, you would think, we could put our complete trust in our spouses right?

Not adding a dig to my husband. He is human. Humans fail.

We all do. I know, I have let my husband down over and over again.

Not cooking a dinner, or doing laundry. Having a messy house, or not even being romantic. I am at fault for each of those.

But, God. God on the other hand we can have complete trust in.

Oh sure, he might not answer our prayers,

the way we want them to be answered that is.

Or, the time frame we want it answered in.

But he does answer them each and every time.

We just have to be patient, and have faith.

We know that there is air, though we can not see it.

But we know it is there.

We know there is wind, but again, we do not see it. We see the leaves flutter.

So, if we have faith that our next breath will have oxygen in it. Why is it so hard for us to have faith in Him?

All we need is faith. And, it does not take much.

Matthew 17:20   And Jesus said unto them, Because of your unbelief: for verily I say unto you, If ye have faith as a grain of mustard seed, ye shall say unto this mountain, Remove hence to yonder place; and it shall remove; and nothing shall be impossible unto you.

All we need is Faith.

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