When I realign my mind to “things above”, I feel a weight lift off my shoulders and peace returns.
We can never go wrong by taking the time to pray before we spend time with people. It’d the most effective preparation available.
For Deb Wolf, the Bible went from textbook to love letter at a time of helplessness, overwhelm, and heartbreak.
A pastor of ours often says “God is easier to please than man.” My expectations of myself are the hardest ones to meet. God desires our hearts more than outward actions that appear “perfect”.
Is it possible to pursue a public platform in a way that glorifies God instead of myself? Should a Christian seek to increase her influence?
May my life be lived in such a way that God is more visible through me. May the good draw attention to His greatness. May the bad give evidence of His grace.