When I say, “I am a Christian,” I’m not shouting “I’ve been saved!”  I’m whispering, “I get lost! Thats why I chose this way”

When I say, “I am a Christian,” I don’t speak with human pride,  I’m confessing that I stumble-needing God to be my guide

When I say, “I am a Christian,” I’m not trying to be strong, I’m professing that I’m weak and pray for strength to carry on

When I say, “I am a Christian,” I’m not bragging of success, I’m admitting that I’ve failed and cannot ever pay the debt

When I say, “I am a Christian,” I don’t think I know it all, I submit to my confusion asking humbly to be taught

When I say, “I am a Christian,” I’m not claiming to be perfect, my flaws are far too visible but God believes I’m worth it

When I say, “I am a Christian,” I still feel the sting of pain, I have my share of heartache which is why I seek His name

When I say, “I am a Christian,” I do not wish to judge, I have no authority–I only know I’m loved.

 

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