All we need to do is “meet a need” for someone today. Maybe they sense distance from God and don’t need a lecture, rather, they need love from someone who cares for them.
The angels said, “Jesus is not here. Why do you look for the living among the dead?” What did you expect to happen?
If you were asked to speak for God as a prophet to your culture, what would you say?
“Speak, Lord, for your servant is listening.”
God isn’t looking for you to make deals, God is looking for your faithful obedience.
God reminds us to start where you are, use what you have, and do what you can in order to walk by faith in 2018.
We all, like King Herod, have gone astray, but God has come for us like only the Missionary God can.
Do you have the fruit of the Spirit of God?
What can we learn from the life of Joseph, who remained faithful through it all? Can we be as faithful to God, even when our lives aren’t as difficult?
Do you struggle with your own identity issues, or validation issues, or legitimacy issues, or even trying to prove God to others?