Only in God’s presence will He point out any hidden issues in your heart that do not please Him and out of His loving nature and mercies ,He will convict you to change.You accepting to change not only do you walk the walk He desire’s you to walk but you represent Him well as His ambassador here on Earth.
Search me, O God, and know my heart; Try me, and know my anxieties; and see if there is any wicked way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting.
Jeremiah 17:10 Heart Check.
You can pretend to men to win their approval,you can cheat your way through to get what you want ,you can falsely accuse an innocent person to have your way BUT when it comes to God!!!He will treat you as you are in your heart not who you pretend to be on the outside.
I, the Lord, search the heart,I test the mind, Even to give every man according to his ways, according to the fruit of his doings.
Hebrews 11:6 Stop carrying baggage to and fro.
Prayer is bringing your desires and worries to God, while Faith is leaving them right there. Stop carrying baggage to and fro yet you have a place , you ought to leave them.
But without faith it is impossible to please Him, for he who comes to God must believe that He is, and that He is a rewarder of those who diligently seek Him
Romans 12:19.God is just
Unjust things may happen to you in life but the best part is, God is just. He will always make wrong things right, if we are patient and put our trust in Him.
Beloved, do not avenge yourselves, but rather give place to wrath; for it is written, “Vengeance is Mine, I will repay,”says the Lord.
John 3:16.We are still priceless to God
No matter what has happened or what will happen we will never lose our value in God’s eyes dirty or clean. We are still priceless to Him, no wonder He had to send His only son to pay the prize for our eternity.
For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life.
Ephesians 3:17-19.True acceptance is found in Jesus Christ
True acceptance is not found in our accomplishments but in what Jesus has accomplished on our behalf.
That Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; that you, being rooted and grounded in love, may be able to comprehend with all the saints what is the width and length and depth and height to know the love of Christ which passes knowledge; that you may be filled with all the fullness of God.
Proverbs 12:15.Change &Growth
Self-justification in the face of harmful habits can be the absolute worst deceiver and robber of your happiness but a positive change, towards becoming the best version of who you ought to be might take time, it’s definitely not a walk in the park but it’s worth every step of the way.
The way of a fool is right in his own eyes,But he who heeds counsel is wise.
Romans 8:28 You Are Where God Wants You To Be
And we know (with great confidence) that God (who is deeply concerned about us) causes all things to work together (as a plan) for good for those who love God, to those who are called according to His plan and purpose.