"The Pharisees came and began to question Jesus. To test him, they asked him for a sign from heaven. He sighed deeply and said, 'Why does this generation ask for a miraculous sign? ...no sign will be given to it.'"
I wonder if Jesus sighs at me sometimes. I want Him and the life He has given me to be a certain way, and it isn’t exactly what I think it should be. So then, like the Pharisees, I ask for a sign from Jesus to prove His love for me … again. I ask Him to give me what I think I signed up for in this “Christian life.”
When you think the Christian life has you stuck and you’re frustrated, ask Jesus, “How can I passionately serve you?” Remember that He is the Messiah we were looking for!
When you serve Him passionately, the abundant life He promised will flow through you every day.
Bible In A Year
- Job 13-14
- Psalm 49
- Luke 12