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Monday; August 13

How much faith do we have?  I know that is hard to quantify something like faith, but I believe there are some things that need to measured – not by percentages, but with a simple “yes” or “no” answer.  For example, how would you do on this faith quiz:
1.  Do you have the faith to believe that God is powerful enough to create the heavens and the earth?
2.  Do you have the faith to believe that the Bible is the inspired Word of God?
3.  Do you have the faith to believe that God loves us enough to provide salvation for mankind?

          Most people who are serious about their Christianity have no doubts with any of the previous questions – so let me ask another one:  Do you have the faith to believe that God is willing to forgive you of your sins?  Did you notice a difference in the last two questions?   I believe it is easier to believe in a generic forgiveness for all people than it is for many to believe in specific forgiveness for personal sin.  Maybe it is because we know ou…