Sunday Aug 10th, 2014 – Jesus wants us to have a strong and foundational faith in Him. He wants us to trust that he is in control of every situation and can do anything at any time. He is not only the God of the future, but He is also the God of the present. God wants us to trust Him in this.

I’m called to be a believer. Listen guys, as you become more and more a believer, then more and more proof becomes evident. I start to see the reality of the proof based on my faith. Not the other way around, not my faith based on the proof.   – Dwayne Terry

The Power of Faith

BYOT, Part 02

• Jesus wants you to see Him as a right now God.
John 11:25-26 – Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live, even

though they die; 26 and whoever lives by believing in me will never die…
John 11:24 – Martha answered, “I know he will rise again in the resurrection at the last day.” John 8:12 – “…I am the light of the world.”
John 6:35 – “…I am the bread of life.”

• Jesus wants you to believe He can do anything under any conditions.

John 11:41-42 – So they took away the stone. Then Jesus looked up and said, “Father, I thank you that you have heard me. 42 I knew that you always hear me, but I said this for the benefit of the people standing here, that they may believe that you sent me.”

Exodus 3:14 – “This is what you are to say to the Israelites: `I AM has sent me to you.’” • Jesus wants you to have a tough faith.

John 11:26 – “…Do you believe this?”
John 14:1 – “Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God; believe also in me. John 11:21 – “If you had been here, my brother would not have died.”
John 11:27 – “Yes, Lord,” she replied, “I believe that you are the Messiah, the Son of God…”