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Life Lessons identity-in-christ-beginning

Why are you on mission for God? Have you recently taken time to remember? I don’t know about you, but every once in awhile I need to go back to the beginning. I need to be reminded of who I am in Christ. That’s my identity. It’s not what the world says about me. It’s not what Facebook or Twitter say about me. It’s not even what I say about me. When I became a Christ-follower in high school, I developed the habit of making a series of lists on the blank pages in the back of my Bible. Here’s one of those lists.

Life Lessons Christians-Facebook-disagree

Everyone is speaking, but very few of us are listening. How we respond to those with whom we disagree is important. If we just live out who God designed the church to be, it would be a very distinctive and refreshing alternative to the divisive world around us. Our culture needs that. I believe our culture is craving it.

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