Hello. My name is Judas. Well, not actually…but it should be. Because I, too, have betrayed Jesus. And so have you. Judas handed Jesus over for 33 pieces of silver, but we’ve sold him out for far less. We betray him every time we... look for our worth in the world instead of His word. find comfort in our flesh over His spirit. choose dishonesty over authenticity. are quick to anger and slow to forgive. complain instead of praise. posture ourselves on the throne of lies & defeat instead of sitting at the feet of the cross. gossip instead of walking away. choose worry over … [Read more...] about Hello. My Name is Judas.
How we define our identity is where true peace and contentment can be found. It's easy to allow ourselves to be characterized by the talk of man if we're not careful, but the words spoken by people to convince us who we are, are rarely grounded in truth. They're fickle and too easily influenced by emotion. There's freedom in the identity we've been assigned by God. Who He says we are NEVER changes. It doesn't shift based on His feelings. It's not influenced by our social media following. There's no failure or success that can make it budge. It's not affected by the number on the scale. And it certainly won't waver based on how we feel … [Read more...] about I Am Who You Say I Am