GOD’S ABILITY AND OUR RESPONSIBILITY
Not as though I had already attained, either were already perfect: but I follow after, if that I may apprehend that for which also I am apprehended of Christ Jesus. (Philippians 3:12)
Grace is God’s grip on you; faith is your grip on God! God’s grip is always greater!
A believer’s responsibility is to trust in God. Youstudyfaith,youwalkbyfaith,andyouliveby faith,buttherearetimeswhenitmayseemlikeyourfaith doesn’thavethegripyouneed. Whenyousensethat,look tothegraceofGod.
GodperformswhatHehasspokenconcerningyou. Youdon’thavetobringittopass; Godbringsittopass. OurresponsibilityistotrustinHim. BrotherKennethE. Haginsaid,“You don’t have to make it happen; you let it happen.” That is why the person who believes has entered into rest. (Hebrews 4:3)
Godhasgoodthingsplannedforyou. TrustinHim andwatchHimdowhatHesaysHewilldo! For it is God which worketh in you both to will and to do of His good pleasure. (Philippians 2:13)
Confession: My responsibility is to trust in God’s ability. He will perform what He has spoken concerning me! I don’t have to make it happen! God will bring it to pass!