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Hard Hearts Vs. Slow Hearts

Mark 8:11-21

February 9, 2021 • Jeff Lyle

There is a gift of the Holy Spirit that is simply called “faith”. Paul writes briefly about it to both the Romans and the Corinthians. Faith is a growing work of God in the lives of all Jesus-followers. As we learn of Him and become more like Him, our faith-muscle will grow. We are to be maturing in our ability to believe and trust the Lord. In this message we see the differences between refusing to believe, being slow to believe, and then growing in our ability to believe and trust as we follow Him in days of challenge. If you struggle in the area of living by surrendered faith and trust in God, do not fear. As long as your heart is not hard, Jesus will not reject you for being slow to believe. He bears with us, challenges us and then empowers us to grow in our ability to have hearts that are growing in fuller trust. He is working in you for that goal even now.

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