Have you ever heard of Elevation Church? Powerful movements are happening there. Their messages are so full, it’s easy to be hungry for more.
They’re doing a series on “The Other Half” right now. The first was “Fix Your Focus,” which pointed at what we focus on in each other and in ourselves. How the speck (sawdust) we see in someone else is usually made of the same material as our own plank of wood.
This week though– this week shifted from a lighter tone to something deeper.
Offense comes into our lives easily, but it’s what we do with that offense that will forever define our relationships.
“The Prison of Offense” was so striking, it spoke to me at a level that I needed opened (? Is that the right word?). Enough to make me come here and post about it, because I can’t believe that I’m the only one who imprisons myself by holding onto my offenses. Even if I think I let them go sometimes, I know I haven’t by the fact that they still come to mind. I need to work on that.
Anyways, if you want a soul refresher, this is definitely worth your time: