We had a great message at MGF today highlighting the fact that we were created to be influenced by God.
We were created to learn and increase our understanding about the Lord.
It is very important to say however that if God is not influencing us then someone or something else will take that place.
As with everything else in this Christian life we are responsible what we are influenced by.
We choose who we listen to, we choose what we read, we choose what we watch, we choose who we interact with and come into fellowship with; in other words we choose who we give the opportunity to influence us.
We should submit to God and let Him influence us; this does not give the enemy a chance (James 4 v 7).
Whatever influences us will alter the way we think and alter what we believe about ourselves.
As Christians it is our responsibility to believe what the Word of God says and let that influence us.
We are special and unique and there is a plan for our lives; that is what the Word of God says and that is what we should let influence us.
Stop listening to the “doom and gloom merchants” and start listening to God through His Word.
Stop letting “Mr and Mrs Negative” have space in your head and give that space instead to a God who loves you, desires you and wants the best for you.
Speak this out today…..”Thank you Lord that you love me, want to spend time with me and want to influence me with Your truth”.
Proverbs 23 v 7…..For as he thinketh in his heart, so is he……