Maybe you have asked the question of, how can I get more faith? Or even had the thought I wish I had more faith.
Whatever you are fixing your eyes on, that is where your faith is.
Example of things we tend to fix our eyes on:
Things of this world
You fill in the blank __________
The Bible tells us that we are to fix our eyes on Jesus for He is the Author and the perfecter our faith! Hebrews 12:2
Other words for Author are: originator, founder, one who initiates
Other words for Perfecter are: completer, finisher, finishing touch
We read that faith comes by hearing, and hearing the Word of God: Romans 10:17
The Word became flesh and dwelled among us John 1:14
Let us fix our eyes on Jesus Hebrews 12:2
As we do this
We will see that our life is pleasing to God Hebrews 11:6
He provides us with what we need Ps 23:1
It is not what we do that determines if we have more faith but it is the more we fix our eyes fixed on Jesus that determines how much faith we have!
Woman with issue of blood, her faith caused her to press in to touch the helm of Jesus garment
Peter walking on water, His eyes was fixed on Jesus and he could do so because Jesus said he could
Abraham with Isaac, he put his son on the alter because he eyes were fix on God’s faithfulness
Jesus, he stated that he only did what he saw the Father doing and spoke the words he heard the Father saying
As we see in these few examples they kept their eyes fixed on Jesus.
What are you fixing your eyes on?
If you desire to have more faith in your walk, keep your eyes fixed on Jesus. He will be the one to complete that which He has started in you.