Have you ever been taken aback, become angry or felt less than, based on how someone treated you? Have you been in a situation where based on how someone responded to you, they communicated their personal sentiments in a way that made you feel like you were the lowest of the low, dirty, unworthy or unseen?
This month, my encouragement to you is to actively choose to be this type of blessing in the lives of others, if you aren't already.
At the beginning of last year, the Lord put it on my heart to work on cultivating one fruit of the Spirit in my life every month. For the month of April, I was working on the fruit of Joy. As someone who used to battle with depression for many years, joy seemed to be a distant, almost impossible goal.
Instead He emptied himself of his outward glory by reducing himself to the form of a lowly servant. He became human! He humbled himself and became vulnerable, choosing to be revealed as a man and was obedient. He was a perfect example, even in His death—a criminal’s death by crucifixion!
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On this journey of waiting, this four letter word is bound to show up and rear it's ugly head.
Although an uninvited guest, it always wants to come in and take up residence in people.
Do you want multiplied greatness?
Here it is, found in our weekly scripture: