“God is our refuge and our strength …” (Psalm 46;1). “Be still, and know that I am God” (Psalm 46:10). First, the truth about God; Then, our feelings are brought into line with the truth about God,

Facts; Faith; Feelings

* Facts – Christ’s death and resurrection for us

* Faith – I believe the facts. My faith is built on the sure foundation – Christ, the rock of my salvation.

* Feelings – Never start with feelings. They will lead you astray.

Safety; Certainty; Enjoyment

* Safety – We have been saved by the Lord. It’s His doing – not ours.

* Certainty – We believe His Word. We stand upon His promises.

* Enjoyment – We enjoy His blessing.