“For nothing will be impossible with God” (Luke 1:37).
But does God always do what He can do?
The multitude wanted Jesus to feed them as He had before, but He offered what they needed most: living bread from heaven (John 6).
At Lazarus’ tomb some said, “Could not this man . . . have kept this man also from dying?” (John 11:37). But by raising him, many more came to believe (11:42-45).
Jesus could have escaped the cross (Matthew 26:50-54; 27:39-44), but aren’t you thankful He didn’t?
Paul prayed three times for God to remove his thorn in the flesh. But God wanted something better for Paul (2 Corinthians 12:7-10).
Faith believes God can, but faith also believes He always does what is best.
Let’s trust Him!
Scripture quotations taken from the NASB: http://www.lockman.org/
Please share this post!