Faith It Till You Make It

Faith Race

Faith It Till You Make It

Lesson 4: Faith Race

May 1 & 2, 2021


Push out enemies

Obey God

Wait patiently

Endure hardships

Receive promises


When We Know God’s Character We Can Endure Earth’s Chaos


John 16:33 “I’ve told you all this so that trusting me, you will be unshakable and assured, deeply at peace. In this godless world you will continue to experience difficulties. But take heart! I’ve conquered the world.” The Message


Isaiah 43:2 When you go through the sea, I am with you. When you go through rivers, they will not sweep you away. When you walk through fire, you will not be burned, and the flames will not harm youGod’s Word Translation


Daniel 3:24 Then Nebuchadnezzar was startled. He sprang to his feet. He asked his advisers, “Didn’t we throw three men into the fire?” “That’s true, Your Majesty,” they answered. God’s Word Translation 


Daniel 3:25 The king replied, “But look, I see four men. They’re untied, walking in the middle of the fire, and unharmed. The fourth one looks like a son of the gods.” God’s Word Translation


2 Timothy 4:17 However, the Lord stood by me and gave me strength so that I could finish spreading the Good News for all the nations to hear. I was snatched out of a lion’s mouth. God’s Word Translation


Philippians 4:13 I can do everything through Christ who strengthens meGod’s Word Translation


Romans 8:18 Yet what we suffer now is nothing compared to the glory he will give us later. 19 For all creation is waiting patiently and hopefully for that future day when God will resurrect his children. Living Bible


Romans 8:23 And even we Christians, although we have the Holy Spirit within us as a foretaste of future glory, also groan to be released from pain and suffering… Living Bible


Romans 8:23 …We, too, wait anxiously for that day when God will give us our full rights as his children, including the new bodies he has promised us—bodies that will never be sick again and will never die. Living Bible


Romans 8:24 We are saved by trusting. And trusting means looking forward to getting something we don’t yet have—for a man who already has something doesn’t need to hope and trust that he will get it. Living Bible


Romans 8:25 But if we must keep trusting God for something that hasn’t happened yet, it teaches us to wait patiently and confidently. Living Bible


Ephesians 6:13 Therefore take up the whole armor of God, that you may be able to withstand in the evil day,and having done all, to stand14 Stand therefore, having girded your waist with truth, having put on the breastplate of righteousness, New King James Version


Habakkuk 3:17 Even though the fig trees are all destroyed, and there is neither blossom left nor fruit; though the olive crops all fail, and the fields lie barren; even if the flocks die in the fields and the cattle barns are empty, Living Bible


Habakkuk 3:18 yet I will rejoice in the Lord; I will be happy in the God of my salvation. Living Bible


Lamentations 3:20 I will never forget this awful time, as I grieve over my loss21 Yet I still dare to hope when I remember this: New Living Translation 


Lamentations 3:22 The faithful love of the Lord never ends! His mercies never cease23 Great is his faithfulness; his mercies begin afresh each morningNew Living Translation