Day 175 of 2015 -
Jeremiah’s life shows that living in God’s will doesn’t guarantee success or popularity. In fact, Jeremiah, like the majority of faithful people in the Bible, discovered the opposite to be true.
Living for a holy God in an unholy world puts you on the outs with most people. Even if you don’t confront ungodly behavior head on, the simple act of letting God shine from your life will upset some people.
Every human being was created for God. No one will find the reason for existence apart from Him.
The disciples in Acts knew what they were getting themselves into, yet you will not find a trace of grim resignation in the hard road ahead. Instead, one emotion spills out of their lives regardless of what they go through: JOY.
As you read during the next couple of weeks, look for their secret.
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(Synthesized from "The Message//Remix:Pause - A Daily Reading Bible")