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Everday Life

Romans 12

1-2 So here's what I want you to do, God helping you: Take your everyday, ordinary life—your sleeping, eating, going-to-work, and walking-around life—and place it before God as an offering. Embracing what God does for you is the best thing you can do for him. Don't become so well-adjusted to your culture that you fit into it without even thinking. Instead, fix your attention on God. You'll be changed from the inside out. Readily recognize what he wants from you, and quickly respond to it. Unlike the culture around you, always dragging you down to its level of immaturity, God brings the best out of you, develops well-formed maturity in you.

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Eiz said…
Thanks Catrina, I love this verse - especially the bit about the 'ordinary' after returning to 'real life' after a blissful holiday last week! While I was there, I was reading that "You are what you repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit". It's the small things we do every day that changes us, not a one-off grand act. I pray that God would continue to change me from the inside out by these small things!
xxx
Anonymous said…
Thanks for the reminder!!!
Geri xx

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