and being fully assured that what God had promised, He was able also to perform.
Fully assured. Faith is being fully assured or persuaded that God is who he says he is, has done what he said he’s done, and will do what he has promised to do.
We are creatures of persuasion. We are designed to operate from our convictions. Either you will be convinced that Jesus is true or you won’t be. If you’re not convinced, you will waver and stagger in indecision. But when you are fully persuaded, you can rest. The issue is settled. Your mind is made up and your heart is at ease.
Further reading: “Faith is a rest”
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