My walk with Him is largely affected by developing the muscles of support for my walk. Some of those are the muscles of prayer, Bible Study, community, accountability, and serving.
A few weeks ago I woke up with the reminder that “I am a child of God.” It has changed some things…
The pressure of trying to be all things to all people lessens when I am focused only on HIM being everything I need! My identity becomes the overflow of that singular focus. The honest part is…its a journey.
Circumstances will come and go in our lives. But if we focus on growing our own soul, we will be more effective (thanks to God) in any circumstance.
One telling study showed that lack of social connection is a greater detriment to health than obesity, smoking and high blood pressure. On the the flip side, strong social connection leads to a 50% increased chance of longevity.
Heart check–how connected are you?
Are you planning to bring your kids this fall? If so, help us plan by registering them now.
We’re pinning recipes and making plans for prettying the tables–we can’t wait to see you soon.
“Tables are where we are known.
Your spot at the table is waiting for you this fall at First Church.”
Register now for fall classes–Women at first church. Be known.
If we’re honest, this season isn’t going to slow. For time with Jesus to happen, I have to make it happen.