Life can throw a few beautiful lousy stuff at us, yet we will conquer our worry by way of remembering how God has helped us some time past. in retrospect to the biblical tale of God's faithfulness while his people--the childrens of Israel--were lower than assault, we discover that the good pass judgement on Samuel manage a "Stone of Remembrance" (1 Samuel 7) in order that through on reflection and remembering God's faithfulness they can locate braveness to maneuver on.
Author Gwen Ellis weaves jointly tales of God's faithfulness to his humans and God's faithfulness to her and her relatives for greater than three-quarters of a century.
There is far to worry on the earth this day and we'd like reminders of God's faithfulness to those that love him.
God is there while frightening issues ensue and he cares.
He cares should you would not have nickels to rub together.
He cares while melanoma or different existence threatening health problems happen
God cares while infants die.
He cares approximately your unwell children.
He cares approximately your belligerent youngsters and the struggles you will be having with them.
God cares while the realm appears careening uncontrolled while wars and rumors of wars blaze throughout our television displays 24/7.
The writer stocks concerning the lack of her infants, her struggle with melanoma, and the way she remains to be alive greater than twenty years later. She tells a few lifelong irreversible prognosis for a grandchild and approximately God's faithfulness to that kid.
She additionally pulls into the ebook, tales and poems that illustrate how God desires to support us if we'll simply flip to him and the way he's wooing us to come back be his children.
The ultimate bankruptcy is named "The Wager". An historical thinker, Blaise Pascal, wrote in regards to the wager--the "bet"--he took with reference to the lifestyles of God. He said,"You are looking to be cured of unbelief and also you ask for the treatment: examine from those that have been as soon as certain such as you and who now bet all they've got. those are those who be aware of the line you should stick with, who've been cured of the disease of that you desire to be cured: stick with the way in which during which they all started. They behaved simply as though they did think . . What have you ever to lose?"
Author Ellis asks a similar query: What should you lose through making a bet God exists and that he loves you? That he desires to take your worry away, and that he's all he claims to be?
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