Live for an audience of One and bask in the sweetness of the knowledge that you matter, that you are loved, and that God wants to use you in the middle of the mess. Keep loving Jesus. Keep loving people. And be that rare bright spot in someone’s day.
You take heart and you remain confident that God will continue to be God, to be good, to be faithful, and that he will indeed fulfill every purpose and every promise to his children.
We who follow Christ ought to live with a continual sense of urgency about the Great Commandment (love God and love others) and the Great Commission (make disciples of all the nations).
God has never been in a hurry the way we’re in a hurry. He started time. Someday he’ll stop time. He gave us time to be our measuring stick, not his. He can wait. Endlessly.
There’s a big difference between knowing about God’s love and actually knowing God’s love by experience. Have you received God’s love for you?
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