Abraham and Sarah had to wait many years for the fulfillment of God’s promise, a son. Abraham was a 100 years old and Sarah 90 at the birth of their son, Isaac. Can’t you just imagine the intense joy at the birth of this child?
“NOW FAITH is the assurance (the confirmation, the title deed) of things (we) hope for, being the proof of things (we) do not see and the conviction of their reality (faith perceiving as real fact what is not revealed to the senses).” (Hebrews 11:1, AMP)
“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” (Jeremiah 29:11,NIV)