During my morning run the Spirit led me to a disturbing reality–I often use truth for the express purpose of “being right.”
What an ugly, self-righteous motive. The word of God is a sword with the power to separate soul from spirit. It should not be used to exalt myself or condemn others, it is designed for a divine purpose–to reveal the love and justice of God. Honesty is only virtuous when delivered with love.
LORD God, I desire to repent from this destructive behavior. Guard my heart with your love, fill me with a spirit of compassion and help me to glorify your great name. Awaken me to my identity as a son. In Jesus’ name. Continue reading “What’s My Motive?” »