Never Stop Believing

"Image courtesy of [David Castillo Dominici] /"

“Image courtesy of [David Castillo Dominici] /”

“Leaving that place, Jesus withdrew to the region of Tyre and Sidon. A Canaanite woman from that vicinity came to Him, crying out, ‘Lord, Son of David, have mercy on me! My daughter is suffering terribly from demon-possession.’ Jesus did not answer a word. So His disciples came to Him and urged Him, ‘Send her away, for she keeps crying out after us.’ He answered, ‘I was sent only to the lost sheep of Israel.’ The woman came and knelt before Him. ‘Lord, help me!’ she said. He replied, ‘It is not right to take the children’s bread and toss it to their dogs.’ ‘Yes. Lord,’ she said, ‘but even the dogs eat the crumbs that fall from their masters’ table.’ Then Jesus answered, ‘Woman, you have great faith! Your request is granted.’ And her daughter was healed from that very hour.” Matthew 15:21-28

How many times have we felt that (or even been told, that) we are not worthy to be loved so completely by the Lord? How many times have we cried out to Him only to hear silence as a response? What was our response? Did we turn away rejected? Did we cry out all the more? Did we give up? Did we press in? Did we run the other direction altogether? What came out of our mouths; words of negativity or words of hope?

Dear ones, here was a woman who KNEW that she did not deserve to even approach Jesus, but knew deep down inside that He was her only hope for her daughter. She reached out to Him, believing that He did have the very answer she sought. She did not back away, she did not run away in tears, she continued to plead with Him. She acknowledged that she was undeserving, but that she would take anything He had ‘left over’, the ‘crumbs’ . . . she simply needed His reply – He was her last hope, her only hope.

Have you been there? I know I sure have! He IS my only hope for anything! It is to Him I need to run to, fall at His feet and partake of all He has for me. Am I deserving? – No. Only through the precious Blood that flowed . . . but, through that atonement, we can approach Him for our every need. We can know that He holds the answer for every situation we are faced with. Never give up believing that He CAN help you with your circumstances!

(c) klh 4Given Ministries

One comment on “Never Stop Believing

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Karina's Thought

Living by Faith

God Notes

Notes on things God is telling me to tell you!

Daring 2 Make a Difference

Walking in the ways of Christ we CAN make a difference!

Talking To My Weight Loss Counselor - God

My weight loss counseling sessions with God

GLA NEWS | A Light For Truth

Walking in the Favor Of God

Reflections From the Heart

From my heart to yours.

sitting by sails.

poetry by nicolas ryan brown.


Being Conformed to the Image of His Son



His Truth Will Set You Free

Listen to what Jesus says; “Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” (John 8:32)

Sherline's Watchu Thinkin' Blog

The journey of self-discovery begins with God Eternally

Pat's Letters God Inspired

Galatians 2:16 Knowing that a man is not justified by the works of the law ,but by faith in Jesus Christ. For no one will ever be saved by obeying the law.

Talin Orfali Ghazarian

Don't ever change yourself to impress someone, cause they should be impressed that you don't change to please others -- When you are going through something hard and wonder where God is, always remember that the teacher is always quiet during a test --- Unknown

Joseyphina's World

Born to Write, On a Mission to Inspire

Spirituality Exploration Today

Delving into the cross roads of rationality and intuition

Word Walkers

The Exodus Journey

%d bloggers like this: