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Think about that one thing why you shouldn't give up and  hold on to that!!

Think about that one thing why you shouldn't give up and hold on to that!!

May I learn to lean on You   https://www.facebook.com/ChristianTodayInternational/photos/10152561636204916/

May I learn to lean on You https://www.facebook.com/ChristianTodayInternational/photos/10152561636204916/

"HE SHOWS MUCH MORE OF HIMSELF TO SOME PEOPLE THANT TO OTHERS - not because He has favorites, but because it is impossible for Him to show Himself to a man whose whole mind and character are in the wrong condition." ~ C.S. Lewis

Panting for breath. Exhausted. In fear of his life. A man ran from his persecutors. They were gaining on him. He couldn’t run anymore and saw a cave. He ran into it and fell down, desperately plead…

Panting for breath. Exhausted. In fear of his life. A man ran from his persecutors. They were gaining on him. He couldn’t run anymore and saw a cave. He ran into it and fell down, desperately plead…

I sat through whole sermons as a kid with this as the topic.  I'm glad I did. Christianity is often presented as a work I must succeed at to be an example of a 'good christian'. It follows that if you don't succeed you feel shame at your failure. But Jesus is both author and FINISHER of our faith. Follow His direction; let go of the pride of achievement and let God finish His work in you.

I sat through whole sermons as a kid with this as the topic. I'm glad I did. Christianity is often presented as a work I must succeed at to be an example of a 'good christian'. It follows that if you don't succeed you feel shame at your failure. But Jesus is both author and FINISHER of our faith. Follow His direction; let go of the pride of achievement and let God finish His work in you.

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