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Rejection

"He (Jesus) was despised and rejected by people, one who experienced pain was acquainted with illness; people hid their faces from him; he was despised and we considered him insignificant." Isaiah 53:3
Jesus faced total rejection in the worst possible way, so when people say that Jesus has overcome the world believe it!!  He has experienced everything that we go through on Earth and he loves you and wants to help you through it.
"But he lifted up our illnesses, he carried our pain; even though we thought he was being punished, attacked by God, and afflicted for something he had done."  Isaiah 53:4
Our suffering is ALWAYS to help us become more like Jesus.  God uses our painful experiences to shape us and to better us. Jesus was perfect, He had no sin or flaw in Him that caused Him to be rejected, but He was still rejected, denied, abandoned, and betrayed.  He overcame loneliness, suffering, grief, and rejection because of His great faith. 
With prayer and faith, you c…

You Don't Know, but God Does

Let me begin this post with an apology.
 My life has been inconsistent, I have been dumb, and I may have caused people to doubt the goodness of the God that I love because of my hypocrisy. But, please, allow my hypocrisy to prove the generosity, the patience, and the forgiveness of the God that I so proudly love.

Wouldn't you expect God to punish those who have lived as hypocrites for their life choices?
Instead, He is consistently forgiving and loving towards them.
He understands their weaknesses because Jesus once lived on Earth and faced every single temptation known to man (John 16:33).

"God has given all people over to their stubborn ways so that he can show mercy to all."
Romans 11:32 reveals how God has allowed humans to be free to make mistakes. The mistakes they make are their fault, however, they have the choice to be humble and ask God for forgiveness.
 Your hypocrisy is totally temporary as long as you are aware of God's unending love and forgiveness that…