"I am going to do something in your days that you would not believe even if you were told." Don't stall your call-- jump on in!
I pray that your hearts will be flooded with light so that you can understand the confident hope he has given to those he called—his holy people who are his rich and glorious inheritance.
As I got called out by a website that seemed to know me better than I know myself, I realized my negative self-talk was doing significant damage.
We want a quick fix to our lives-- an easy and cheap renovation-- but the cross bought a grandiose restoration!
Then you will shine among them like stars in the sky as you hold firmly to the word of life... Starry Night photo by Carter Jacque
Rest easy, child. Your Father in heaven does not ask you to save yourself. He merely asks you to pursue the purpose He's given you after He saves you.
"I'm going to heal you of your sin tendencies and love you even when you fail." -God
Comparison will steal your joy and replace it with lies of inadequacy. Check out what I learned from a teenager about the problem and some solutions to comparison here.
Don't get me wrong, I love rom-coms probably more than the next person, but I'm sick of buying into the lies of our culture!
My faith journey often feels like two steps forward, one step back. But, as Christians, we have to be Masters of the Restart.