He created you to be present and active in it. Get tired, frustrated, give, take, learn, fail and grow.
Be empowered to be present.
No, it is not perfect. It’s broken and challenging and difficult. It’s different than you thought it would be and Jesus is doing a new beautiful thing right in the middle of all it.
Jesus doing a new beautiful thing in the middle of you.
“Forget about what’s happened; don’t keep going over old history. Be alert, be present. I’m about to do something brand-new. It’s bursting out!
Isaiah 43:18 MSG
May you be free from the narrative of the past to live fully in the newness of God’s present work in you.
May you be empowered to face the reality of your life as you walk in His unique, personal, powerful expression of grace and purpose today.