Perfected Peace

We're going to just dive right in.

Everywhere God mentions peace in His word, it's connected to both surrender and prayer/thanksgiving/supplication (request). For example:

  • 1 Peter 5:6-7: "Humble yourselves, therefore, under the mighty hand of God so that at the proper time he may exalt you, ...

What It Means To Trust God

Why do we have trouble trusting God? What does trusting God look like?

Observe the actions of those that commit to trusting God:
  • Romans 15:13: "May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope."
  • Psalm 28:7: "The Lord is my strength and my shield; in him my heart trusts, and I am helped; my heart exults, and w...

The Power Of Words

So, each time, before I get started with studying God's word, I pray. Your prayer is whatever you want it to be, but if you're having trouble finding the words, a prayer of faith and expectation to know more of God is what helps us be open to the word of God. After all, it's His business to reveal more of Himself to us, and our business to listen! Here's something you can use that I use on a daily basis. I am not the originator. I just liked what I heard one day, and made it personable to my tim...