I am so excited be over at Club31Women today. I hope you will join me as we work through our struggle with doubt. While you are there you should check out some of their other articles.
Doubt is a large part of everyone’s life.
Maybe you doubt if the economy will ever improve, or if a great revival will hit our cities again as they have in the past.
Tonight I am doubtful that this piece of chocolate cake is big enough to make me feel better.
But there is something much more serious that you and I both doubt. We often doubt God.
No matter how strong of a Christian we think we are, no matter how consistent we are in our quiet time, or how many verses we have locked up tight in our memory, you doubt God. And so do I.
We may not struggle with the big doubts, like the ones about God’s character or his gift of salvation.
We have smaller doubts.
But here is a nasty little secret that I have learned. Our “small doubts” generally reveal that we don’t really understand the big truths about God.
Let me explain ...