Good for nothing?


“Good for nothing”.  What a harsh string of words.  Those are words I would never want to hear spoken about me or anyone I love.  Those are words that plunge a dagger into the heart.  Even if I were simply to speak those words over a kitchen gadget, one would assume that my next move is to throw it in the trash.  After all, if something is good for nothing, then it’s just taking up space.

And while I know that I’ve let God down millions of times throughout my life, I’m glad that He’s never looked at me and thought, “She’s good for nothing.  I don’t know why I bothered giving her breath today.” NEVER! Not once. And he’s never thought that about you either!  Even on your worst day, the Lord is glad that you woke up and is giving you another fresh chance to walk with Him.

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