Having Faith only in ourselves is how man attempts to circumvent God. He expect us to demonstrate that our faith is in the creator and not in anything that he or our minds have created.
Advice for Daily Living
Faith is how we activate the blessings that God has so graciously bestowed upon us. Without faith it is impossible to please God. We can’t live victoriously based only on our own ability, the Bible tells us that once we accept Christ into our heart it is then that we become more than conquerors.