Rev. Dr. Timothy L. Bias, Superintendent
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Do You Want to Grow?
Inside most of us, there is deep uncertainty and tension about change. On one hand, you want to grow, develop, and expand. Even when it brings anxiety, you may like some level of adventure. Growing is a part of who you are. The idea of becoming more than you are is exciting.
On the other hand, you recoil at the change. There is fearful anxiety of the unknown. What will the "not-yet-experienced" be like? Then, when someone or something even suggests that you change, you defend yourself, dig in, and protect who you are.
Then there is the tendency to do nothing. You just don’t want to make the effort to adjust to what change means or calls forth?
These are some of the inner challenges you face as you change and grow. That is why I ask the question: Do you want to grow? As a Jesus follower, do you want to become who God has...continue reading