Just As I Am

By   •   August 29   •   Topics: ,

Woman holding Bible

A long-haired blonde from a southern university seemed to be enjoying a satisfactory student career when her grades began to slip. “Life had become one long case of the blahs,” she confessed later. “I wasn’t walking around with a steady load of blues, but I wasn’t enjoying life. Small things made me blow up. I met some kids who seemed to know something I didn’t know, but I couldn’t get in on it. We went to several meetings, and one night the speaker said that we don’t earn God’s love. He takes us as we are. It was then I realized it wasn’t a matter of clocking up a certain number of hours doing good deeds. Instead, I had to make myself available. Through faith, I had to let Him take over. It came together all at once, when I accepted Christ as my personal Savior. I know that God is in me in everything I do. My life has taken on a new dimension.” Does your life have this new dimension? It can! Just begin now with Jesus Christ! When you make this beginning, it will be your first step toward realizing personal fulfillment, meaning, and joy.

Prayer for the day

By faith, loving Father, I ask You to take over every part of my life—draw me closer to Your Son, my Savior, Jesus Christ.

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7 Comments

  1. john chelladurai says:

    It gives me daily manna I am very happy

  2. Jo Vagos says:

    Thank you for these devotionals, and for helping lead so many to Christ!

  3. Gerry says:

    Being perfect is not a requirement to becoming a member of Gods family. He wants you no matter what you have done. Sounds crazy….. but true. The apostle Paul is one of the best examples of this. Check out his past, prior to joining the family of God.

  4. Audrey says:

    Draw me close to you Lord never let me go!!!

  5. Joyce Paul says:

    Lord, Give me a spirit of praise that I may adore YOUR Name, Sing praises from the depths of a grateful heart-To The One Who is Always The SAME!!!