Little faith

14 When they came to the crowd, a man met Jesus. He knelt before him, 15 saying, “Lord, show mercy to my son. He is epileptic and suffers terribly, for he often falls into the fire or the water. 16 I brought him to your disciples, but they couldn’t heal him.” 17 Jesus answered, “You faithless and crooked generation, how long will I be with you? How long will I put up with you? Bring the boy here to me.” 18 Then Jesus spoke harshly to the demon. And it came out of the child, who was healed from that time on. 19 Then the disciples came to Jesus in private and said, “Why couldn’t we throw the demon out?” 20 “Because you have little faith,” he said. “I assure you that if you have faith the size of a mustard seed, you could say to this mountain, ‘Go from here to there,’ and it will go. There will be nothing that you can’t do.” (Matthew 17:14-21, CEB)

If you had the faith the size of a mustard seed you could move a mountain.

Who wants to move a mountain? I actually am fine not moving a mountain. And we always seem to read this passage as saying they didn’t have enough faith. But they have enough to do a lot of things.

Faith the size of a mustard is a little faith, and even less is still enough.

Use the faith you have to do what God is leading you to do.

Love People. Love God.

Published by asacredrebel

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