Faith

"The wind blows where it will, and you can hear the sound it makes, but you do not know where it comes from or where it goes; so it is with everyone who is born of the Spirit”(Jn3:8). Faith is like the wind. One cannot see the wind, but it is there. So it is with faith: we believe in a God we do not see. Faith is a gift from God. It leads us to God. It deepens our relationship with God. Both in times of blessings and in times of extreme trials it is faith that sustains us. In the words of St Augustine, “Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is to see what you believe.” For Augustine, a great saint, it might be easy to believe what he cannot see. But for an ordina