“When the world is in chaos it can lead us to despair”, writes Olly Knight in the introduction to his song ‘Jesus is the Lord of All
“[but] as a Christian it can lead us to trust Christ all the more.”
As in the story of Elisha and the Syrian army (2 Kings 6
), when we look with human eyes we may see the hillsides filled with enemy forces, but when we look again with the eyes of faith, we see a God who is greater by far than any of the things we fear.
And as both that song and others we’ll be singing at the COURAGE conference
remind us, we can have faith in the truth of God’s power because of the evidence: he raised Christ from the dead.