King James Version
Mark 9
17-And one of the multitude answered and said, Master, I have brought unto thee my son, which hath a dumb spirit;
18-And wheresoever he taketh him, he teareth him: and he foameth, and gnasheth with his teeth, and pineth away: and I spake to thy disciples that they should cast him out; and they could not.
19-He answereth him, and saith, O faithless generation, how long shall I be with you? how long shall I suffer you? bring him unto me.
20-And they brought him unto him: and when he saw him, straightway the spirit tare him; and he fell on the ground, and wallowed foaming.
21-And he asked his father, How long is it ago since this came unto him? And he said, Of a child.
22-And ofttimes it hath cast him into the fire, and into the waters, to destroy him: but if thou canst do any thing, have compassion on us, and help us.
23-Jesus said unto him, If thou canst believe, all things are possible to him that believeth.
24-And straightway the father of the child cried out, and said with tears, Lord, I believe; help thou mine unbelief.
25-When Jesus saw that the people came running together, he rebuked the foul spirit, saying unto him, Thou dumb and deaf spirit, I charge thee, come out of him, and enter no more into him.
26-And the spirit cried, and rent him sore, and came out of him: and he was as one dead; insomuch that many said, He is dead.
27-But Jesus took him by the hand, and lifted him up; and he arose.

Amplified
Mark 9
23-And Jesus said, [You say to Me], If You can do anything? [Why,] all things can be – are possible – to him who believes!
24-At once the father of the boy gave (an eager, piercing, inarticulate) cry with tears, and he said, Lord, I believe! Constantly help my weakness of faith!

Do we really believe that ANYTHING is possible with God? When he asks us if we believe what do we say? Are we willing to fully believe and admit to needing assistance with unbelief? Because of the Father’s strong desire to see his son healed, his belief was great and I believe his request was granted not just on the account of his faith, but on his humble admission for God’s help with his unbelief. It is hard sometimes in the human to fully comprehend and believe that some things are possible, especially if you are having to deal with a situation, but if we can have even a little faith and ask God to help with our unbelief, God will work in ways that we couldn’t even imagine but that will prove a perfect work.

Can we really say, “Lord, I believe, Help mine unbelief”?

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