Ask ten people what faith means to them and you’ll hear ten different answers. What does faith mean to you? When I referred to Merriam-Webster to define faith, the response was
*an allegiance to duty or a person ~ loyalty
*sincerity of intentions ~ fidelity to one’s promises
*belief and trust in and loyalty to God ~ belief in the traditional doctrines of a religion
*without question ~ trust
In Latin, “fides” translates to faith.
In Middle English times, “feith” translates to faith.
There are all kinds of ways to “wear” your faith…
The Mariner’s Cross symbol, which dates back to early Christians, is a stylized cross in the shape of an anchor, which is also known as an Anchored Cross, symbolizing a fresh start or hope. During troubled times, when it was dangerous to identify oneself as a Christian, they often used the anchor as a hidden symbol for the cross, and escape persecution. Wear your personal faith in your own personal faith style!