Everybody chases something. Chasing God is about taking the time to ask ourselves who or what we are pursuing, and deciding to put our time, energy and heart into getting closer to him.
Not getting what we want may be one of the biggest challenges to our faith. God wants to parent us by giving us what we need.
What are the areas of your life in which you feel powerless? It can feel like we have done everything humanly possible to change these things, but nothing seems to work. That’s where prayer comes in.
This study is going to look at the two types of people we become when we get tied down by rules, and how to break free so we focus on what really matters.
The longer you do something, the easier it becomes to forget why you started doing it. This can happen to us with Christianity.
God is always moving on behalf of the good. One thing he is always trying to do is make up for where we are lacking, and in this way he wants to be the parent we’ve always needed and desired.
Negative thinking can be miserable – you believe and expect that the worst will happen. God can free us from our negative thinking by teaching us to trust him and love other people.
We need to make sure our convictions about God are strong so that we keep our relationship with him our top priority, no matter what we go through in life.
Our hope is through this Bible study, we can learn to start each day aware of the strengths and talents God has given to us, and consider how he wants to work in our lives to change the world.
Often, the challenge that I face is that I get inspired to want to make a difference, but don’t realize that I first must allow God to change me.
Just as our fingerprints are unique, the path to discovering God’s plan for our lives is also unique. But every great pursuit or accomplishment takes sacrifice; it takes the hard work of character, courage, and conviction to discover God’s plan for our life.