I get the whole “not today, Satan” phrase. I do but I’m done with it. I’m saying, “Bring it, Satan”. Do your best work. Come. At. Me.
We are forgetting our struggles and remembering who we are in Christ. Free and forgiven. Adopted and Loved.
Have you ever dropped your kids off on the first day of school and after the door slams shut you burst into tears because “that shit (summer) was hard”?
He did what He said he would do.
The day after death.
The disciples were often not quite sure of things. They KNEW who Jesus was but their flesh couldn’t understand what God was doing. They often asked Jesus. “What do you mean?”, “Where are you going?”, “How do we get there, again?”,
What did Jesus actually do on the cross?
in a culture that says Love is just Love…
Sister, The same God who parted the sea is making a way for you now. Think about that…
I have noticed lately, a lot of Christians these days don’t see the importance of understanding who Jesus actually is. They are of the understanding that we can’t really know exactly who He was and if we try, we are only fooling ourselves. There is also an idea that somehow we are or can be equal to Jesus. That we have exactly the same qualities as He and all we have to do is believe it.
Our culture’s bad ideas can not sustain us but….