Why does it seen that no matter how much we try not to worry, we worry? I'm learning, slowly, but still learning, that it's a simple matter of trust. I trust more in my own abilities to handle things than I do in God's ability. And that's where I get into trouble.
We must strap on faith and face the future! Only God can bring purpose and peace into the lives of these people we live around in Mexico. He chose us to do it through! But we're useless if we don't have the faith needed to trust Him to do the work.
I don't know about you, but I tend to run from the insecurity and fear of the unknown ahead of me. I fear what may be unpleasant about what I can't see. But that's a trick of the devil... don't fall for it! He has everything to gain when we fear and lack faith in our mighty God.
Training Christians to Make Disciples in Ciudad Altamira, Tamaulipas, Mexico Today’s photo from Ciudad Altamira, Tamaulipas, Mexico, is a reminder of the last words that Jesus left for us… go, and make disciples. In early September, we traveled to a state 6 hours from us to train the Christians in that community and local church on how to “share their […]
#5 of 10 Steps to Meeting Your Challenge: Resist the familiar. Be open to change. Accept what God has allowed or brought.
When the trial is upon us, we can't afford to do our own thinking. That is often the reason for the trial anyway. We must trust God by...
Your life and mine may look different everyday, but did you know that we face some of the same challenges, which I like to call “giants”? What are the giants that you fear? Welcome to this 10 step, weekly series about what God is teaching me on the mission field! Living as a missionary in Mexico, the giants I fear […]