Daily Archives: August 5, 2018
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People will always ‘try you’. Your patience. Your good nature. Your faith.
People will make you want to react outside of God’s character.
And, when you do maintain God’s integrity it can make you feel weak and make them feel as though they have ‘won’.
So, the next time you want to tell them how you really feel, don’t react like Sherman Clump’s grandmother in the/blooper/credits after Eddie Murphy’s, “The Nutty Proffessor”.
Remember that Jesus let His enemies think they had won that day a little over 2000 years ago on the cross.
Luke 23:35-36 (NKJV)
35 And the people stood looking on. But even the rulers with them sneered, saying, “He saved others; let Him save Himself if He is the Christ, the chosen of God.” 36 The soldiers also mocked Him, coming and offering Him sour wine,
Some issues you can’t ignore. Doing so can cause irreparable harm or worse.
Because when you ignore the symptoms or lack thereof…
You let it grow…
Give it room, space and freedom to work…
The next thing you know it will be bigger and stronger than expected…
Wait a minute!
Now you see why it’s not always bad when PEOPLE are ignoring YOU.
On your job…
In your relationships…
You know where they aren’t taking you seriously.
Maybe that’s God’s way of giving you a path of least resistance.
Matthew 10:14 (NKJV)
14 And whoever will not receive you nor hear your words, when you depart from that house or city, shake off the dust from your feet.