I notice how tempted I am to think my judgment has no real impact on the one I’m judging. In fact in my worst moments I feel superior to them as I indulge my superficial judgment. It never once occurred to me that my judging of another would present as a stumbling block to them.
What if we decided today that we were going to own our freedom and our future? That we would honor the gift that Christ has given us by utilizing every choice to create the future, rather than staying stuck in the past? That we would own the fruit of our choices and shift as needed.
We are constantly thinking up new realities, and then translating them from thoughts into actions. We dream of getting a degree, we pursue college and turn that thought into reality. We dream of a family, we pursue marriage and kids and transform that dream into reality.
The tool that transforms thoughts into reality are our words.
If you want to know what it means to “go deep” in the scriptures, you needn’t look any further than the great commandment and commission. Love deeply (both God and people) and help people live out the life-altering truth that comes with that love. The question must be “how deep can I go in my love as a result of engaging the scriptures?”
GAP Community was making way in Africa this month! Amy Maxwell led a team on a three week Zambia and South Africa trip, and Jean-Marie Jobs soon followed with a Zambia schedule packed with trainings as well. THANK YOU for your generosity in giving towards these hero hearts! 45 7th graders were trained at Hero Camp…