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Our calling is not to spend more time working or producing for God, but
to spend more time knowing and enjoying Him. We need to rest and be
renewed in His presence and receive the power that comes through the
Sometimes we’re tempted to hide details about ourselves—our backgrounds and upbringings—to make our stories sound better. We can believe the lie that our story is not the right story. Yet, the truth is, the details of your story are your superpower.
God designed us to be in community—with God and with each other. Community is not optional. It’s essential for our lives to reach their full potential. Community empowers us not only to complete the tasks God has called us to but to become the people He has made us to be.
Instead of fighting to be right, we need to fight for our relationships. We are ambassadors of Christ and we need to learn the words and ways of others and of God. Though we may grow weary waiting for those we love to know Jesus, we must persevere in prayer, and never give up.