He Will Help Us

He Will Help Us Sermon Illustration

We aren’t always certain what kind of effort our tasks will require of us, but we can trust that God is always present to help us through them. Here is a great story of ultramarathon swimmer Sarah Thomas’s swim of the English Channel and her team of “encouragers.” Her trust in them and in her own ability is a good example of how to remain faithful even when it seems hopeless (Aishwarya Kumar, “The Inspiring True Story of a Record-Breaking, Death-Defying, 54-Hour Swim across the English Channel,” ESPN, October 24, 2019, https://www.espn.com/espnw/sport/story/_/id/27919764/the-inspiring-true-story-record-breaking-death-defying-54-hour-swim-english-channel).