Saturday, November 13th, 2010. Today's cherished Nugget from guest blogger Pastor Bill.
“I suppose that if you had asked the men in Elijah’s time what kind of man he was, they would have said, ‘He is very peculiar.’ The king would say, ‘I hate him.’ Jezebel did not like him; the whole royal court didn’t like him, and a great many of the nominal good people didn’t like him; he was too radical. Be willing to be one of Christ’s peculiar people, no matter what men may say of you.” (D. L. Moody)
Because the world has a lot of strange folks, many times they are the norm. We must be willing to be "strange," to stand out, to make a difference. Let us follow the advice of the apostle Paul in Romans 12:2:
“Be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God.”
"God, let us be the face for You that this world needs.
Our God is an awesome God.
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