April 4, 2014
Following Jesus is hard.
Being a Christian and choosing to do the right thing is hard.
Trying to see others how Jesus sees them is hard.
Sometimes, I want to sit back and gossip without conviction. Sometimes, I want to judge another person without considering where they came from or what their life has been like. Sometimes, I just want to bad mouth that girl because she “stole” the guy I like (or uh…he just happened to like her more). Sometimes, I think doing all of those things will make me feel better about myself.
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