Recall God’s summary of King David? We may remember his moral failures – murder, adultery and pride (counting of the men) – but God summarizes David’s life by saying, “He was a man after His own heart, and
So don’t believe the lie of Satan, which says to you (when you’ve blown it), “You’re a lie!” Believe the word of God that tells you: You were born with value and purpose. Your life has promise and potential as it unfolds in accordance to God’s eternal plan.
*From “Does a Man’s (Moral) Failure Mean He’s a Lie?” Sermon #3334; Cruden illustration taken from On This Day.