By Faith Not Feeling

"The just shall live by faith"   (Romans 1:17).

I shall not die, I can, I do, believe in the LORD my God, and this faith will keep me alive. I would be numbered among those who in their lives are just; but even if I were perfect I would not try to live by my righteousness; I would cling to the work of the LORD Jesus and still live by faith in Him and by nothing else. If I were able to give my body to be burned for my LORD Jesus, yet I would not trust in my own courage and constancy, but still would live by faith.


Were I a martyr at the stake
I'd plead my Saviour's name;
Intreat a pardon for His sake,
And urge no other claim.

To live by faith is a far surer and happier thing than to live by feelings or by works, The branch, by living in the vine, lives a better life than it would live by itself, even if it were possible for it to live at all apart from the stem. To live by clinging to Jesus, by deriving all from Him, is a sweet and sacred thing. If even the most just must live in this fashion, how much more must I who am a poor sinner! LORD, I believe. I must trust Thee wholly. What else can I do? Trusting Thee is my life.... 

(Taken from Faith's Checkbook by C. H. Spurgeon) 

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  • 25
    Dec
    Christmas Service 2020

    National Olivet Assemblies all over the world will celebrate the birth of our Savior: "For God so loved the world that He sent His one and only Son..." (John 3:16)

  • 26
    Nov
    Thanksgiving Service 2020

    Thanksgiving Service will be given on November 26, 2020 in gratitude across all the churches of the WOA.

  • 28
    Oct
    World General Assembly 2020

    The 28th WGA will be held this October in Dover, NY.

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World Olivet Assembly (WOA) is a global gathering of evangelical churches and para-church organizations existing for the advancement of world mission.

World Olivet Assembly believes in equipping believers with theological and practical resources that would enable them to advance the work the gospel.