We become what we behold.⠀

What are you beholding today? Are you fixated on fear? Hopelessness? Uncertainty? Or are you focused on the One who rules, the One who brings hope, the One who is sovereign? If you regard this broken world, that is what you will become… more broken. But if you regard the loving and grace-filled One who came to save this world, well then, you might just become a little more like Him. And I know that’s what I want.⠀

Today (and every other) I’m fighting for my trust to be in the Lord, not in the rulers or leaders of the world. Today I’m fighting to behold God’s love for me, so I can pour that love out to others around me. Today I’m fighting to behold what I want to become—love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, gentleness, self-control.⠀

We become what we behold.

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