What does God say about us? Are we a mess or a masterpiece?
-Last week was mother’s day .. some of us got elaborate cards .. some of us got hand drawn kids cards
You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies. Psalm 23:5
-God promises to provide for you just like David
-who are your enemies?
For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do. Ephesians 2:10
You are God’s handiwork
-God uses all the colors of your story to paint his masterpiece
-God uses all the colors to proclaim his work
-God aint boring.. just look at creation (i don’t understand love bugs tho)
10 But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people. Luke 2:10
-who’s getting sick of the bad news
-there is good news for your situation…
-Jesus takes your bad news and turns it into good news
1 In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. 2 Now the earth was formless and empty, darkness was over the surface of the deep, and the Spirit of God was hovering over the waters. Gen. 1:1-2 (He turns darkness to light)
-God looks at the void and says let me add something
-God takes a blank canvas and says let me paint something
-God is always in the business of of turning darkness to light
-all of these elements make up your masterpiece
-you cant make a masterpiece w/out a mess
-Have you given God your mess?
-now He’s asking you will you let me make a mess into a message