Christ shows up in our lives because He loves us and has sacrificed for us. Looking for how He shows up in our lives helps us recognize His love and awareness of us. It helps us see that we matter to Him, even when we fall short or don’t do everything we should.
I don’t know about you, but I’m tired of looking back on years like they were miserable and frustrating. I’m tired of the good things always being in some abstract future place that doesn’t exist. I’m ready for joy.
Christ’s example of love and respect was so significant that it has persisted for 2,000 years. His example still stands for us to follow today.
Fear will have no power over us when we fully rely on Jesus Christ.
My spirit responds to Him, even when I can’t see Him, He’s here.
Sometimes we don’t need new messages from God, we just need to remember the ones we’ve already received. God has given His children messages and guidance throughout the history of the world. Each of these messages was significant to the people who received them, but they’re equally significant to us when we remember them.
At 12, I never thought I’d learn so much from climbing a mountain for a few hours. And now, I look back on that experience and see so much more than I ever could have back then.
The example of a father does more than teach a child how to be a parent. A father’s example also teaches a child a bit about what God looks like as well.
God gives us a lot – but not all of it is blessings. And realizing that can change the way we serve Him.
Recognizing our imperfections lets God work in our lives to make us better because we can then see what we need to work on. But sometimes when we recognize that we are imperfect, we might not try to fix our imperfections.