In my youth I decided who I wanted to be and strove hard to be it.
Now I find I trust god more, try to obey him, and simply watch who he is turning me into.
Both are good to do: one as a child, one as a child who knows his father.
These BLOGS are all inspired by messages I (or friends) have heard from God. This is the nature of our God. Listen for how he may be speaking to you.
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