1 Wen we trus God, dat mean we stay shua bout da stuff we stay wait fo. Wen we trus God, we know dat God goin do dat stuff bumbye, no matta we no see um right now. 2 Da peopo from befo time, wen dey wen trus God no matta dey no see um, God give um one good rep.
Cuz us guys trus God, we undastan dat God wen make da world, da sky, an eryting from wat he tell. He neva make da stuff we can see from da odda tings we can see.
Befo time, had one guy Abel. He wen trus God, an dass how come his sacrifice was mo betta den da sacrifice his braddah Cain wen give God. Cuz Abel wen trus God, az why God tell Abel stay get um right wit God, an dat Abel, he give God one good kine sacrifice. No matta Abel stay mahke awready, jalike he still yet stay talk to us guys cuz he wen trus God.
Anodda guy Enok, he wen trus God. Az why God take him anodda place, an he no mahke. Cuz God take him away, no mo nobody can find him dat time. But befo God take him, God tell, “Enok, he one good guy. He do eryting I like him fo do.” 6
An you know, whoeva no trus God, dey no can make God stay good inside. Cuz whoeva like come tight wit God, dey gotta stay shua dat God stay fo real. An if dey like know him fo real kine, dey gotta stay shua dat God goin give um someting spesho fo dat.
Noah, he wen trus God. Az why God tell um, “Watch out! Bad stuff goin happen, da kine stuff dat nobody eva see yet!” Noah wen get plenny respeck fo God. Dass why he make one big boat fo take his ohana guys outa da big flood. He trus God, an dat show dat da odda peopo inside da world do bad kine stuff. But Noah, he wen get um right wit God cuz he trus God.
(Start 12:1-5; 35:27)
Abraham, he wen trus God. One time God tell him fo go one place dat goin come his land bumbye. So Abraham lissen God, an he go dea, no matta he neva know wea da place stay. 9 ✡
He wen trus God. Az why he make house ova dea cuz God make one promise fo give him dat land bumbye. He not from dea. He ony live dea inside tents. His boy Isaac an his grankid Jacob, dey live da same way too. Az cuz God wen make da same promise to dem too. 10
Abraham, he stay wait fo live inside da big town dat get da solid kine foundations. Dass da big town dat God wen make plan fo, an build.
(Start 15:5-6; 18:11-14; 21:2; 22:17-18; 32:12)
Sarah, Abraham wife, she wen trus God too. Dass how she get da powa fo start one ohana, no matta she no can come hapai cuz she too ol. God wen make one promise to her dat she goin born one kid, an she trus God dat he erytime do wat he tell he goin do. 12 ✡
Dass how dis guy Abraham born kids no matta he litto mo mahke awready. An da peopo dat come from him come real plenny an no can count um, jalike no can count da stars inside da sky o da sand on top da beach.
How Come Get Peopo
Dat Trus God Plenny?
(Start 23:4; 1 Records 29:15; Songs 39:12)
All dose peopo, dey wen trus God all da time till dey mahke. Dey neva get da stuff God wen promise, dey know dat dey goin get um bumbye. Dey stay good inside, jalike dey wen spock um from far away. An dose peopo know inside dat dey not from dis world. Dey know dey ony stay short time ova hea. 14
You know, whoeva talk lidat, dat kine peopo show dat dey like get to da place dat goin stay dea country fo real kine. 15
An if dose guys wen tink bout dea country dey wen leave befo time, den dey get plenny chance fo go back dea. 16
But dey neva. Dey tink plenny bout dat mo betta place inside da sky wea God stay. Cuz a dat, God, he no shame wen dose guys tell, “He oua God.” We know dat cuz get one big town dat he stay make ready fo dem.
Abraham An Isaac
(Start 21:12; 22:1-14)
Abraham, he wen trus God da time God wen tes him. He wen like give up his boy Isaac fo make him come one sacrifice. Befo time, God wen make one promise to Abraham bout dat boy. God tell um befo time, “You goin get plenny ohana, an Isaac, he goin be da one dey goin come from.” Dass why Isaac was da ony boy dat Abraham wen call his boy fo real kine. An dass da one Abraham was making ready fo be da sacrifice. 19
Abraham wen figga dat God get da powa fo make peopo come back alive from mahke. An dat time, az was jalike Isaac wen mahke an den come back alive.
(Start 27:27-29, 39-40)
Isaac, he trus God da time he tell Jacob an Esau, “I like God do plenny good tings fo you Jacob, an I like God do plenny good tings fo you Esau.” Wen he tell dat, he stay talking bout tings dat goin happen bumbye.
Jacob, he wen trus God. Dass why jus befo Jacob mahke, wen he bend ova his stick fo walk, he show love an respeck fo God. He tell his grankids, Joseph two boys, “I like God do plenny good tings fo you Efraim, an fo you Manasseh.”
(Start 50:24-25; Outa Egypt 13:19)
Joseph, he wen trus God. Dass why, jus befo he mahke, he figga plenny bout da time wen da Israel peopo goin go outa Egypt bumbye. An he tell da Israel peopo fo take his bones wit dem wen dey go.
Moses Muddah An Faddah Guys
(Outa Egypt 1:22–2:3)
Moses muddah an faddah, dey wen trus God. Dass why, afta he born, dey hide him fo three month cuz dey see dat he one spesho bebe. Dey no sked da king, no matta he wen tell, “Gotta kill all da Hebrew boys!”
(Outa Egypt 2:10-15; 12:21-30, 51)
Moses, he wen trus God. Dass why, wen he grow up, he no let nobody make to him jalike he King Pharaoh daughtah hanai boy no matta dass true. 25
Moses figga az mo betta he stay tight wit God peopo, an suffa plenny wit dem, an no do da bad kine stuff dat feel good but no las. 26
He figga az mo betta come shame cuz he stay trus da Spesho Guy God Goin Sen bumbye, den get all da rich kine stuffs dat get inside Egypt. Cuz he stay shua dat God goin pay him back good kine.
27 Cuz Moses wen trus God, dass why he go outa Egypt. An wen he go, he no sked da king, no matta da king plenny huhu wit him. Moses wen hang in dea, cuz jalike he see God, da One nobody can see.
An cuz Moses wen trus God, he do jalike God tell um fo do, fo tell da peopo fo make da Passova sacrifice, an sprinkle da sheep blood all aroun dea doors. Den God no let da killa angel guy wipe out da numba one boy inside da houses dat get da blood on top da door.
Da Israel Peopo
(Outa Egypt 14:21-31)
Da Israel peopo, dey wen trus God. Dass why dey wen walk thru da middo a da Red Sea, cuz was jalike dry land dat time. But wen da Egypt guys try fo do da same ting, da watta wipe um out.
(Joshua 2:1-21; 6:12-25)
Da Israel peopo wen trus God. Dass why dey make parade fo seven days outside da big wall dat go aroun Jericho town. An den da whole wall fall down.
An had Rahab, one hoa. She wen trus God. Dass why she get aloha fo take in da Israel guys fo hide um, da ones was spying her land. Az why wen God wipe out da Jericho peopo dat no like lissen him, he no wipe her out.
Odda Peopo Wen Trus God An He Help Um
(Local Leadas 4:6–5:31; 6:11–8:32; 11:1–12:7; 13:2–16:31; 1 Samuel 1:1–25:1; 16:1; 1 Kings 2:11; 17:17-24; 2 Kings 4:25-37; Daniel 3:1-30; 6:1-27)
So, I gotta show mo proof, o wat? No mo time fo tell eryting bout da guys Gideon, Barak, Samson, Jeftah, David, Samuel, an da odda guys dat talk fo God befo time. 33 ✡
All dem guys wen trus God. Dass how dey wen fight an win agains da odda kings an dea countries. Dey do wass right fo help da peopo. Dey get da stuff dat God wen promise dem. Dey fight an win agains lions. 34 ✡
Dey put out big fires. Dey get away from da guys dat like kill um wit swords. Dey not strong, but dey come strong. Dey get plenny powa fo fight da army guys from odda countries. Dey make whole armies run away. 35 ✡
An had wahines too. Dea ohana guys wen mahke, an den come back alive cuz dea wahines wen trus God. Cuz a dat, dey get dea guys back.
Odda Peopo Wen Trus God
An Still Yet Get Hard Time
(1 Kings 22:26-27; 2 Records 18:25-26; 24:21; Jeremiah 20:2; 37:15; 38:6)
But had odda guys dat wen trus God, an dey get beat up real bad. Dey neva like sell out to da guys dat go agains dem jus fo dem get outa trouble. Cuz dey know dey goin get one mo betta life bumbye—dey goin come back alive afta dey mahke. 36 ✡
An had odda peopo too. Peopo laugh at um an whip um hard. An mo worse, dey tie up odda guys wit chains an throw um inside one prison. 37 ✡
Dey throw rocks fo kill um. Dey kill um wit da saw an half half dea bodies. Dey kill oddas wit swords too.
Dem guys gotta go live any kine place an dey ony get sheep skin o goat skin fo wear. Dey no mo notting. Peopo make any kine to dem an give um plenny presha. 38 Dey go all ova da boonies, on top da mountains, inside da caves an da big holes inside da groun. Eh! Dat kine peopo, dey too good fo dis world, you know!
39 An all dose peopo, God tell dey good peopo cuz dey wen trus him. Still yet, dey neva get da tings God wen promise um. 40 Dass cuz God from befo time had one way mo betta plan fo us guys. Dis plan not ony fo us guys fo come perfeck, but fo dem guys togedda wit us guys come perfeck.