Let’s put ourselves in the story of Matthew 8 for just a moment to see what we learn about ourselves and the character of God.
I wonder if, during difficult times, Jesus marvels at the faith that we display in those little moments as we go about our days.
If our faith is depleted or has grown weary, Jesus is still present.
God has fresh revelation and strength for us today—we don’t have to rely on past provision.
Self-preservation is a natural response, but we can choose the supernatural path of servanthood.
God set Jeremiah apart as a prophet to the nations. And he’s done the same for us as well.
God wants to be invited into the moments when we are triggered, instead of us pretending like they don’t exist.
God is shining a light on our beliefs so he can heal and restore.
The woman at the well reminds me that there’s always more room in God’s Kingdom, and he’s given us the opportunity to invite as many as we can to the party.
King Lemuel’s mother, though unnamed in the Bible, has led to life-change in millions of people’s lives throughout the history of humankind.