As Christians we can be so busy doing God’s work and forgetting the vital importance of us spending quiet times with him. This story highlights the better choice.
It is easy to fall into the trap of purchasing self help materials and relying solely on its advice. What is the number 1 self help book out there? Take a guess.
When you see people, do you see first their culture, their background, or their conviction? Or do you see the possibilities of them becoming disciples of Christ? Christ uses our bodies to serve him in this world and HE has called us to go to different places and people at different times.
You will only become godly when you devote yourself to a life of daily prayer, reading of God’s word and commune with God. Seek the Holy Spirit guidance in your desire to be godly.
In the crazy hectic lives that we live, many of us have just kept on going with no care because it is not affecting us personally, or we have the attitude that it is just not any of our business so we stay out of it! We don’t follow the Lord’s instructions to pray for each other. To be compassionate. To give. To show love. HIS greatest command is to love.
Stop comparing yourself to others. “Not by might nor by power, but by my Spirit,’ says the Lord Almighty.” Zechariah 4:6 Only God can make someone wise and have understanding. Only God can make the weak strong and the strong weak.
Who would be blessed when you obey God’s call? Trust and Obey God.