TRUST is a word that means so much to everybody, you ask for something to be done and you trust that it will be done correctly.
You TRUST that you have been told the truth, when you go to sleep you TRUST that a good night sleep will be yours.
Who can you TRUST these days? you ask for something to be done, will it get done the right way or will you have to re-do it? have you ever thought about putting your TRUST in GOD, when you have read this make up your mind as to what you want out of your life.
Can you TRUST your family?
Can you TRUST GOD ?
Can you TRUST yourself?
Do you TRUST GOD?
The word TRUST is written in the Bible 89 times, in the O/T 79 times, in the N/T 10 times.
Pslam 9:10. "Those who know your name will TRUST in you, for you, Lord, have never forsaken those who seek you."
When you know the name of the Lord and He knows you He will never leave you, sometimes you may drift away from Him, but He is always there to bring you back to Him.
Psalm 31:14. "But I TRUST in you O Lord; I say, "You are my God".
Are you able to say that he is your God and mean it? can you now put your TRUST in God, if you love God yes you can put your TRUST in God, do it now before it becomes too late.
Psalm 37:3. "TRUST in the Lord and do good, dwell in the land and enjoy safe pasture."
God will allow you to live where there is peace and a land of plenty, if you put your TRUST in Him.
Psalm 56:3. "When I am afraid, I will TRUST in you." . Don't wait until you become afraid before you TRUST in the Lord,do it now and when you are afraid you will have all the more to lean on in Him.
Psalm 118:8. "It is better to take refuge in the Lord than to trust in man." To TRUST God you know that His word is secure and trustworthy, but for man he will let you down, as he can not be trusted.
Psalm 146:3. " Do not put your trust in princes, in mortal men, who cannot save you." This verse explains it's so easy that God is the only one you can TRUST.
Jer. 39:18. " I will save you; you will not fall be the sword but will escape with your life, because you TRUST in Me, declares the Lord." Here God is saying that if we trust in Him we will not come to any harm, as He will take care of us with His love for us.
Nahum 1:17. "The Lord is good, a refuge in times of trouble, He cares for those who TRUST in Him." This is getting better the more I write the more truth is coming our way about the TRUST that we are to have in our Lord, then He will be able to act on our behalf.
Psalm 31:14. "But I TRUST in you O Lord, I say You are my God." Can you say He is your God and mean it?
Romans 15;13. " May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you TRUST in Him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit."
written in 1997 by Raymond.