This started out as just a random thing, but then one night when I was trying to write a research paper at the last minute, I finally thought of a title that describes my life.
Being single is hard. I know, marriage is hard, too, but being single is just obnoxious.
To lose control of your appetites is to lose sight of the gospel itself, the truth that God knows what you need to survive — the broken body and spilled blood of Jesus. God allows his people to “hunger” so he can feed them with what is better than what they would choose. The Israelites wanted Egyptian onions and leeks; God was training their appetites for bread from heaven.
Think about fashion. Yes, the price placed on an article of clothing is partially based on what it is, how fancy it is, etc. But the main factor in determining its value is the name of the designer. Well, it’s not much different for us…
~Our value comes from our Creator~