All of us are born with a deep need to belong. We desire to be accepted just the way we are, with no strings attached.
At times, all we receive is a counterfeit of belonging, an opportunity to merely fit in if we have something someone wants.
God’s invitation to us is not based on where we work, the family in which we were born, or how we look. All that matters is that God fearfully and wonderfully created us. He longs to have a relationship with each of His children.
Have you asked Christ to make you a new person?
When we do, we can say…I am God’s child.
“Yet to all who did receive him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God—” John 1:12
We are accepted by Him. God sees, knows, and loves us. He doesn’t want to leave us where we are but to guide us to grow more like Him.
I share 5 Tips on how to continue to grow, daring to see ourselves through God’s eyes of acceptance and belonging.