Fear vs Faith


A few years back when God was calling me to bigger and better-than-the-old-me things, I discovered this image in my mind. With so many things and at so many times I find myself sitting back on my haunches waiting on change to just happen, or even more, waiting for God to do the work for me. God gives us a plethora of Newness out of the goodness of His heart, the Grace He gives so freely. But as we grow, as He calls us to meat over milk, I’ve discovered our own participation is more often required. This is where I get hung-up. What if I can’t? What if I fail? What if I’m not good enough? What if I let Him down? But God says just take that first step. C’mon, you can do it. And if you falter I’m right here to set you upright to try again. Together we’ve got this.


So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand. (Isaiah 41:10)

2 thoughts on “Fear vs Faith

I welcome your thoughts...

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s