What if today’s difficulty is the one U look back upon
in 6months, 2years, 5years and recognize it as
that changed Ur life for the better?
The one God used to make U
“Just a little bit more like Him?”
We don’t get better(or worse) in one giant leap.
It’s baby step by baby step, repeated daily.
When we recognize God using our past for His Glory,
it changes forever how we see our PAST
it changes forever how we see our FUTURE
it changes how we see OTHERS
BUT – most of all, it changes FOREVER how we see GOD
This post was originally shared on January 14, 2014. (revised)
I shared this thought with “my Teen Challenge ‘Boys'” on Tuesday. Then I asked them about a “moment” in their lives that God is using to change them.
I won’t share details, but there were tears, laughter, gratitude, heartbreak, regret, resolve, prayer, even joy.
Most of the moments that change me are not earth-shattering. THE Moment was, and U can read about that here.
God is now able to use softer, gentler nudges to alter my path. (most days) He’s taught me, I’m discovering – He REALLY DOES care about me. and You!!…
In the words of Steve Brown, “God ain’t mad at me! (‘nU)”
#TeenChallengeTuesday@N.L.C. – My favorite day of the week!