"Walk By Faith, Not By Sight" 2 Corinthians 5:7

What Everyone Really Wants to Hear

Thirsty Thursday

I’m going to tell you what everyone really wants to hear. The most encouraging thing you will ever learn about yourself, and the best news in the universe.

You suck.

I mean it. Like absolutely, utterly, without a doubt, you suck. You aren’t perfect and you never will be. You’ve been told all of your life, “You can do it.” Well, I have news for you. You can’t. You cannot ever be perfect, and you will never even come close. This is the best news. Freeing, not discouraging.

You might be thinking, “This girl is absolutely crazy.” I would reply, “Now you’re starting to get it.” I am. We all are. Charles Spurgeon once said, “Perfection belongs alone to God… We are no doubt all of us insane to a degree.”If this is true then God is the only thing in existence capable of perfection, and the rest…

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Hi! I'm Shannon, a new momma to a little girl, a lover of dogs, coffee, books, words, and Jesus! I hold a Bachelor's in English, with a minor in Communications from Florida State University (Go 'Noles!). Take a peak around, meet the family, and say 'Hi!'

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