Just like Peter, we are faced with
our faith at times.
Sometimes we feel as though Jesus isn't there, and we
get confused, we wonder, where is He when we need Him?
Just imagine you were Peter, and saw someone walking on
How would you react?
Would you ask him, "If it be You, Lord, let me come unto
And as you were rising out of the boat to literally walk on
water, would your faith be strong enough to hold you up?
Do we Trust God enough?
Have we really handed over all our problems?
Do we sometimes think that God isn't answering our
And we want to get involved and tell Him what He
should be doing?
'But without faith it is impossible to please
Him, for he who
comes to God must believe that He is, and that He is a
rewarder of those who diligently seek Him.'
then faith comes by hearing, and
hearing by the word of God.'
Do not Fear:
"Fear not for I am with you; Be not
for I am your God.
I will strengthen you, yes I will help you, I will uphold
with My righteous right hand."
"For I the Lord your God, will hold your right hand,
to you 'Fear not, I will help you."
But Jesus is our refuge in the storms
He is always there to keep us from sinking.
He will give us his hand and shelter us and take care of us.
All we need to do is ask and accept.
Are you still carrying around something that is a heavy
burden unto you?
Give it to Jesus.
You will feel so much better, and your load will
"And whatever things you ask in
prayer believing, you
"Therefore I say to you, whatever things you ask
pray, believe that you receive them, and you will
'Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and
supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made
known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses
all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds
through Christ Jesus.'
"I can do all things
through Christ who
'The Lord is my rock and my deliverer; The God
of my strength,
in whom I will trust; my shield and the horn of my
salvation, my stronghold and my refuge; my Savior,
You save me from violence. I will call upon the Lord, who is
worthy to be praised; so shall I be saved from my
2 Samuel 22:2-4
So, give all your worries and troubles
to God, let Him handle
Concentrate on serving God in a pleasing manner.
How can we do that if we are constantly worrying about
something? We can't.
God knows our hearts, and He knows what we need even
before we ask.
Jesus said, "For whatever you ask in my
it shall be given you."
Isn't that enough?
When you are tired and
discouraged from fruitless efforts...
God knows how hard you have tried.
When you've cried so long and
your heart is in anguish...
God has counted your tears.
If you feel that your life is
on hold and time has passed you by...
God is waiting for
When you're lonely and your
friends are too busy even for
a phone call...
God is by your side.
When you think you've tried
everything and don't know
where to turn...
God has a solution.
When nothing makes sense and
you are confused or frustrated...
God has the answer.
If suddenly your outlook is
brighter and you find traces of hope...
God has whispered
When things are going well and
you have much to be thankful for...
God has blessed
When something joyful happens
and you are filled with awe...
God has smiled at you.
When you have a purpose to
fulfill and a dream to follow...
God has opened your eyes and called you by name.
Remember that wherever you are
or whatever you
Jesus is the Living Water:
Come to the Living Water.
Jesus said if you are thirsty come to Him and drink.
Imagine yourself standing in the living water of God.
What would Living Water do for you?
Give you life? Yes!
Jesus said 'I am the way, the truth, the life'.
Think about this:
What does the 'River of God' do for you?
"He who believes in Me, as
the Scripture has said, out
of his heart will flow rivers of living water.”
answered and said to her, “If you knew
the gift of God, and
who it is who says to you, ‘Give Me a drink,’ you would
asked Him, and He would have given you living water.”
people have committed two evils:
They have forsaken Me, the
fountain of living waters,
And hewn themselves cisterns
broken cisterns that can hold