Humans are the only creatures that God created with capacity for self refection. The ability to think about ourselves, evaluate our lives and make significant changes on an individual basis. But we often let ourselves become so consumed with the days activities that we fail to consider where we are going.of why.
2 Corinthians 13 Verse 5: “Test yourselves to see if you are in the faith.”
To be a follower of Christ Jesus there is a path we are on, and Our Lord and Friend is with us all the way. God’s word encourages us to stick to this path of wisdom, taking care not to stray.
Self examination along the way, with Our Lord and Our Friends help, whose life have we helped change for the better in the last few months.
Jeremiah 29 Verse 11: Tells us God has plans for all our lives, Plans for good and not for ruin, are we still carefully following His Plan for our lives, even though at times the going gets tough, because He has promised never to leave us or forsake us.
Are we successfully avoiding the evil that would cause us to lose focus, of His plans and purposes for our live.
Our testimony of our faith, is encouragement to many. What are some of the characteristic that clearly are a witness to others.
Self examination, self evaluation should not become self judgement, but rather a polishing of the testimony, we are to be for Our Lord and Our Friend.
God loves us so much, and our love to Him back, should be the best we can do, so it doesn’t hurt to take stock, and reflect sometimes on all we do, in life for Him.