Faith in Me is something you deserve. Faith is something that, if you owe, you owe to yourself, not to Me. Yes, you are obliging Me when it comes to trust, yet that is not the reason to pledge your fealty to Me. The reason is for your own well-being.
Just think of the difference between feeling trust and feeling distrust. With trust, you are secure. With trust, you can relax. With distrust, you feel insecure. With distrust, you are tense. With distrust, you fight. You may think that fighting is strength. Maybe. Maybe once in a while. Seldom. Beloveds, reacting is not generally a sign of strength. Fighting is often a sign of weakness. Your fists go up at the first inkling of some umbrage given to you.
What is putting your dukes up, ready to fight, but reactionary? Reacting is weakness, beloveds. Love, on the other hand, is strength. Anyone can make a fuss. Not everyone yet can love and love in all situations. Nevertheless, love is your greatest strength. There may be no other.… Read the rest