The good news is that we are more than conquerors, so let’s choose to live that way!
This process of obeying God, being myself, and ditching my people-pleasing tendencies is not easy at all. My prayer is that we all would be flooded with courage, embrace who we truly are, and choose God even when it’s unpopular.
I’ve read more than just the 13 books I’ve mentioned this month, so here are a few more gems that have been impacted my life!
I can love others right where I’m at. We all can’t be like Bob Goff, but we can all practice loving those around us.
If you’re in the church, if you’re serving your community, leading groups, or discipling others, The Emotionally Healthy Church could be a valuable resource for you.
No matter the state of your heart, God wants to and can restore it to wholeness, that is Christa’s anthem and she proclaims it boldly.
I’m not perfect at being present, nor will I ever be, but thankfully that’s not the goal. I’m so grateful that perfection isn’t the standard I’m required to fill because, as much as I hate to admit it, that’s a goal I will never, ever achieve.
I’m glad I’m not a neurosurgeon but I’m even more thankful that God has given me the tools and the desire to renew my mind.
Are you striving to be someone you’re not? Are you trying to change your way into belonging? Me too! But I’m working to undo that behavior.
I am beginning to understand just how freeing it is when life isn’t all about me.