Valuable Tag

There is a lot going on in our community and our country right now. We are facing large issues: pandemic, racism, riots and protests, government decisions that keep businesses from operating and require us to stay home, and decisions made for the safety of those around us. When dealing with so many big issues, it’s easy for us as individuals to feel forgotten, insignificant, or not as important. I have an important message for you today. You Matter to God! You are valuable, loved, cherished, and most importantly you are His beloved child whom He loves with His entire being. It can be an easy thing to get so caught up in worldly issues and problems that we forget we aren’t alone. The Lord is ALWAYS with us. When we lose sight of that, doubt creeps in and we find it more and more difficult to believe He can love us the way He does. We start cataloging our failures and weaknesses and that gives the enemy a handhold into our lives. As a Follower of Jesus, I want you to take comfort in the FACT that God chose YOU. He accepts you. He wants to be part of your life. Romans 8:15b-17 says, “The...