Has your faith been tested? How did you respond?
“Simon, Simon, Satan has asked to sift you as wheat. But I have prayed for you, Simon, that your may not fail. And when you have turned back, strengthen your brothers.” Luke 22.31-32
These are terrifying and simultaneously comforting words. For the season of Lent we are going to settle in and let each phrase speak to our souls. Sometimes God allows our faith to be tested, to be shown tried & true.
Here’s part one of Verified.
This is such a challenging passage. What questions does it evoke for you?
Do you think your faith would survive like Job’s? Would you respond in praise like he did? (Job. 1.20-22)