- 1 What does God say about asking?
- 2 Is it OK to question your faith?
- 3 What the Bible says about doing things in secret?
- 4 Is complaining to God a sin?
- 5 What does the Bible say about being too generous?
- 6 What does the Bible say about accepting help from others?
- 7 Why is doubt important in faith?
- 8 What is a doubt?
- 9 What faith means?
- 10 What is done in secret will be brought to light?
- 11 How do God reveal things to us?
- 12 Do not let your good works be seen?
- 13 What does God consider a sin?
- 14 Is it bad to complain?
- 15 Why do we complain?
What does God say about asking?
7 Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye. shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you: 8 For every one that asketh receiveth; and he that seeketh. findeth; and to him that knocketh it shall be opened.
Is it OK to question your faith?
Doubt puts your faith through a test, and you’ll come out stronger for it. Doubt forces you into action. Those questions that come along with doubts beg to be answered, and your journey finding the answers is a faith-building one. As most of us know from experience, doubt isn’t a one time occurrence.
What the Bible says about doing things in secret?
“So when you give to the needy, do not announce it with trumpets, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and on the streets, to be honored by men. I tell you the truth, they have received their reward in full. so that your giving may be in secret. Then your Father, who sees what is done in secret, will reward you.
Is complaining to God a sin?
“Complaining about your circumstances is a sin because you don’t give God a chance,” says Fran, 8. Memorize this truth: “Do all things without complaining and disputing, that you may become blameless and harmless, children of God” (Philippians 2:14-15).
What does the Bible say about being too generous?
2 Corinthians 9:10-15
You will be enriched in every way so that you can be generous on every occasion, and through us your generosity will result in thanksgiving to God. This service that you perform is not only supplying the needs of the Lord’s people but is also overflowing in many expressions of thanks to God.
What does the Bible say about accepting help from others?
The Bible states that God loves a cheerful giver (2 Corinthians 9:7) and that Jesus taught it is better to give then receive (Acts 20:35). Being able to receive a gift with gratitude is a sign of a healthy, humble spirit, which is also pleasing to God.
Why is doubt important in faith?
If one doubts their own certitude then they allow the potential for God to show them something different. The distinction is between making oneself an absolute god or, in humility, allowing the possibility for God to exist in our lives.
What is a doubt?
: to be uncertain about (something): to believe that (something) may not be true or is unlikely.: to have no confidence in (someone or something) doubt. noun.
What faith means?
Faith, derived from Latin fides and Old French feid, is confidence or trust in a person, thing, or concept. In the context of religion, one can define faith as “belief in a god or in the doctrines or teachings of religion”.
What is done in secret will be brought to light?
God has determined as he said in Luke 12:2-3, that the secrets will be uncovered, the truth will come forth, and God’s thought about every behavior and action will be vindicated. What’s done in the dark will come to light, and thank God he has created it to operate so!
How do God reveal things to us?
An “oracle” is an “utterance, a spokesman or mouthpiece.” God speaks through preachers and teachers, but He can also speak through our spouse, kids, friends and even enemies. God uses human channels to speak words of prophecy, tongues and interpretation and words of wisdom and knowledge (1 Cor. 12:8-10).
Do not let your good works be seen?
16: Even so, let your light shine before men; that they may see your good works, and. glorify your Father who is in heaven.
What does God consider a sin?
In Christian views sin is an evil human act, which violates the rational nature of man as well as God’s nature and his eternal law.
Is it bad to complain?
Constantly complaining can be an easy way to frustrate our confidantes, but there is research that shows it can also be a useful tool in bonding and helping us process emotions like stress and frustration. “In short: Yes, it’s good to complain, yes, it’s bad to complain, and yes, there’s a right way to do it,” Dr.
Why do we complain?
Why we complain
We complain when we feel there is a significant gap between an expectation and reality, according to Dr. “Complaints can make us feel like we connect with someone because we have a mutual dissatisfaction about something,” he says. But people tend to confuse complaining with venting, says Winch.