If Only?

Description

Do you think you've missed your one great opportunity? Remember that God can redeem any situation and restore any loss!

“If only.” Those are words of regret, of lost opportunities, of that “missed the boat” lamentation, and they come to mind far too often for most of us. They are normal, natural words in a broken world. Almost everyone understands them.

But these words don’t fit the kingdom of God. When we enter in, we are meant to leave our “if onlys” behind. Why? Because God can redeem any situation and restore any loss. He has a way not only of building meaning into our mistakes—just look at the lives of Abraham, Jacob, Joseph, David, and many others for examples—but also of bringing things back around. “Lost” is never really lost in his kingdom.

Do you think you missed your one great opportunity? He will probably bring it—or something better—back around. Are you waiting for something that seems far too long in coming? It’s coming at exactly the right time. The world tells us to seize the day, but God would much prefer that we seize the opportunity to grow into his character. When we do, we’re ready. And nothing we missed along the way will be withheld forever.

Please register for a free account to view this content

We hope you have enjoyed the 10 discipleship resources you have read in the last 30 days.
You have exceeded your 10 piece content limit.
Create a free account today to keep fueling your spiritual journey!

Already a member? Login to iDisciple

Related
How Do You Overcome?
Cross Church
Can Doubt Be a Gift?
Shana Schutte
There’s Hope for You
Nick Floyd
Turning Chaos Into a Masterpiece
Bryant Wright
Glorious Ruins, Part 1
Brian C. Houston
Follow Us

Want to access more exclusive iDisciple content?

Upgrade to a Giving Membership today!

Already a member? Login to iDisciple