Topic : You build faith in God by reckoning the victory.
A final way to develop a faith that sees beyond
human perspective is to reckon the victory. As
discussed, even before David stepped onto the
He knew it wasn’t his reputation on the line, but God’s. Elisha was also convinced of victory before the battle began, for he could see the heavenly armies surrounding his enemy.
In the end, he simply led the Syrians out of his country (see 2 Kings 6:19–20).
“For My thoughts are not your thoughts, nor are your ways My ways” (Isaiah 55:8–9).