Friday, September 12, 2008

Approval of Men?


“Am I now trying to win the approval of men, or God? Or am I still trying to please men? If I were still trying to please men, I would not be a servant of Christ.” Galatians 1:10

This week has been a difficult one for me. Today I realized that I've been trying to win the approval of my friends and family over the approval of God. It's hard living in a society like ours. The world is screaming for us to impress one another. I find myself constantly feeling like I need to defend the things I believe are Biblical and unquestionably true. The Bible says it will not be easy to be a follower of Christ and boy is that right. But you know what? In the end, it will all be worth it.

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