I want to give you a guide of 10 verses about the renewal you have as His daughter. Renewal all starts in the mind, with the thoughts you meditate on and then speak out.
It can be so easy for what Jesus did on the cross to fall to the back-burner of our life becoming something we talk about or read about, but don’t feel or resonate to the core of our being.
Don’t give your soul away to something that is temporary. It isn’t worthy of it. This world isn’t worthy of you.
Nia Sanchez, Miss USA 2014 is also one of the most coachable people I know. She listens to sound advice and applies it quickly. Even while she was at Miss USA and Miss Universe, she wasn’t above practicing.
It feels like we are ready to be promoted to that level of greatness. So why does it seem we keep failing time after time?
Turns out I didn’t need to win Miss USA to accomplish my dream of becoming a TV host. Being Miss Wisconsin USA 2009 was helpful on its own. It ignited a drive within me, strengthened my confidence, enhanced my communication skills and opened many doors. I came to this realization long before hosting Miss USA 2015.
I have no training. I have put on weight. I have lost determination. I have given up on myself.
When you have envisioned a moment, planned for something and have done everything in your power to give the dream your best; the sudden loss can be traumatic, debilitating and consuming. A broken dream can leave us feeling helpless, hopeless, confused and betrayed by God.
Don’t feel like you are out of luck if you have made mistakes or experienced`the wounds of an unhealthy home. God is a healer of hearts and redeemer of broken souls. My testimony is just to show you that God doesn’t give us guidelines to make our lives miserable and restricted.
Furthermore John Eldredge states in “Walking With God”, “We cannot base our convictions on whether or not we are feeling or experiencing the truth of what God says. It is an arrogant posture, to let our immediate state of being be the judge of whether Scripture is true for us.