We all know that trust is the most important thing that you need from others and most importantly from God. In this society, trust is extremely hard to come by and most people tend to put their trust in the wrong people or things more then they do God. Some people think putting trust in God is a waste of time but it is the most important action you will ever do, this can change your life dramatically. Without God, there is no trust at all and the people who put God first are the most trustworthy people you will ever come by.
Today lets start to work on making ourselves more trustworthy to others while trusting in God for the things that you need to survive. Here are some tips and scriptures to help you get started below:
1. You earn people’s trust by being consistent.
“And he says that if you’re faithful in little things, he will give you greater and greater responsibility.”– Pastor Rick
‘Most men will proclaim every one his own kindness; But a faithful man who can find? ‘ – Proverbs 20:6
2. You earn people’s trust by being confidential.
“People trust you when you can keep a secret.”– Pastor Rick
‘He that is faithful in a very little is faithful also in much: and he that is unrighteous in a very little is unrighteous also in much. ‘– Luke 16:10
3. You earn people’s trust by being close.
“So if you want people to trust you, you’ve got to spend time with them. Time creates trust.”– Pastor Rick
‘He that goeth about as a tale-bearer revealeth secrets; But he that is of a faithful spirit concealeth a matter. ‘– Proverbs 11:13
‘A friend loveth at all times, And a brother is born for adversity. ‘ – Proverbs 17:17
4. The bible says to trust in God.
“Scripture makes powerful declarations about those who choose to place their trust in God over the world or themselves.”– Bible Plan: Trust
‘Our fathers trusted in thee: They trusted, and thou didst deliver them. They cried unto thee, and were delivered: They trusted in thee, and were not put to shame. ‘ – Psalms 22:4-5
5. Trust in God you will never need for anything.
“To place our trust in God is to found our lives on the unshakable, powerful, loving, and resourceful character of our heavenly Father.”– Bible Plan: Trust
‘but they that wait for Jehovah shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; they shall walk, and not faint.’ – Isaiah 40:31
6. Place your trust in God and not the world.
“When you place your trust in God, give him your heart, and follow him, you will discover a wealth of abundant life unseen by those living for the world.”– Bible Plan: Trust
7. Trust God only.
“Place your trust in God alone.”– Bible Plan: Trust
‘Blessed is the man that trusteth in Jehovah, and whose trust Jehovah is. ‘ – Jeremiah 17:7
‘Trust in Jehovah with all thy heart, And lean not upon thine own understanding: In all thy ways acknowledge him, And he will direct thy paths. Be not wise in thine own eyes; Fear Jehovah, and depart from evil: It will be health to thy navel, And marrow to thy bones. ‘ – Proverbs 3:5-8
Let me know what tips, tricks, and scriptures you rely on to keep your trust in the Lord and to become a more trustworthy person to other people today. Please share your thoughts in the comments below.
May God bless you all!
Credit: Bible Plan: Better Together by Pastor Rick Warren & Bible Plan: Trust