Randall says. If anyone needed help in time of trouble, it was Daniel. (Hebrews 11:6) “And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to Him must believe that He exists and that He rewards those who earnestly seek Him.” 4. When we place our faith in God and the resurrection of Jesus from the dead, we then trust Him to take us to Heaven. When we go through tough times, the most important thing for us to do is to keep our faith in God. Don’t allow the enemy to have you walking in fear. Most people blame God for all the troubles and problems that happen in their lives, likely because they don't know that God is not the one who tempts people or leads them to sin. Same day I lost my job, my lady friend indicated she no longer wanted to be with me. That is the shared faith of God’s people. Biblical Commentary Children's Sermons Hymn Lists Psalm 37 Trusting God in Troubled Times The Rev. He is listening and is an "ever-present help in time of trouble," (Psa 46:1). There is one other kind of faith that will help us in hard times. 3. Certainly in Here are four inspiring stories about finding faith and joy during trials—everything from job loss and unemployment to parenting issues and life-threatening illnesses. Sermon Psalm 37 Trusting God in Troubled Times A response to the Newtown, Connecticut school shooting. How are things going? When we have this kind of faith in our great God, we can walk in the midst of trouble with peace. Keeping faith in God during hard times can be extremely difficult. A time of trouble is not the time to have to deal with personal sin in order for our prayers to be heard. The Story of Daniel: The Power of Prayer and Faith in Times of Great Trouble. Faith is important to God. 2. Studying. Faith in God’s Power—that he can deliver us from every temptation. Faith in God’s Promise—that he will never leave us or forsake us. Now is the time to turn away from the things that stand between you and God. Plus discover how you can find joy in trials too with a free joy Bible study sample. We all have questions and struggles with faith from time to time… hold on, God knows our hearts, He will not let us fail. “May your God, who you serve continually, rescue you!” - Daniel 6:16. This verse finds him sentenced to a pit of lions for praying to and worshiping God (Daniel 6:13-18). May God's anointing never dry over you. We can rest assured that God is in control, no matter what happens. May 15, 2016 at 4:36 pm. important to keep short accounts of sin. I recently have been going through tough times. Vaughan Smith Several Psalms and many Proverbs divide all of humanity into two groups:the righteous and the wicked. God is never tempted to do wrong, and he never tempts anyone else." Robin Parker on September 03, 2020: Thank you, father God, for giving me the wisdom to seek help in times of trouble instead of giving up faith and hope. I really appreciate your efforts. God gives us a peace that surpasses understanding. paul kwame krassie on September 10, 2020: I AM BLESS WITH YOUR BOOK. Isaiah 26:3 says: “You will keep in perfect peace those whose minds are steadfast, because they trust in you.” Therefore, the key to peace is trusting in God. Our faith grows by spending time in his Word. God… James 1:13 tells us, "And remember, when you are being tempted, do not say, "God is tempting me." Faith in God’s Presence—that he is with us in the darkest moments of life. It is something that each of us should be familiar with and something that we are confident in. "He has delivered us from such a deadly peril, and he will deliver us. On him we have set our hope that he will continue to deliver us," (2 Cor 1:10). The message is needed seriosly in time like this. Lost my job. God wants us to be persistent in prayer. Reply. Romans 10:17 says faith comes by hearing and hearing by the Word of God.