What does God want of Me? In our final message in this series from Micah we discover that God wants me to do Justice for others. But what exactly is Justice and why is it so important to God?
The question what does God want from me can be misleading. Primarily because we cannot supply what God requires. God wants me to love like Him and that my friends is impossible apart from Him radically transforming me. You cannot love like God until you have experienced God’s love.
The situation is desperate. Micah is warning Israel & Judah of God’s coming judgment because they have mastered the art of caring more about themselves and their own lives than about God and what He wants. But what does He want? God wants me to live in humility before Him.
Have you ever been disappointed with God, maybe even angry with Him? If we are honest, there are times and places in all of our hearts where the answer to this question is a painful “yes.” God’s grace uses these moments to expose the deeply rooted deception of our hearts. Here in Jonah chapter 4 […]
It is solely because of God’s love that anyone truly repents. Without God’s love helping us to sin our sin and the weight of its consequences, no one would ever repent. God uses a combination of His Word, His Spirit, and His people to communicate that love in our lives. This is where we find […]
We can all identify with the struggle of wanting to change but failing. Failure only makes us feel worse. We want to repent but it doesn’t seem to work. It is only the grace of God that will not let us alone and keeps patiently exposing our hearts. Remember, God is aimed at exposing your […]
If God responded to us the way that we respond to other people, none of us would ever have been saved. We are more like Jonah than we want to admit. God’s Word always calls for a response. Is it possible that in some way we are running from God right now?