Apr 14, 2011

What's Your Backstory?

Whenever I read a book, watch a movie or even watch the news I’m always interested in the back story to what I’m reading or viewing. Sometimes if I know the back story it makes everything so much more interesting. So as I read through the first chapter of Jeremiah I began to wonder, was there a back story to this message that God gave Jeremiah?

I came to the conclusion that Jeremiah had come to the point in his life where he had begin to question his very existence. He had probably had a few one sided conversations with God along the lines many of us are familiar with. It probably went something like this.

"Lord it seems like everyone out there has a purpose in life except me, my friends all seem to have it all together. They know what they want to do with their lives and I haven’t a clue. Lord what is my purpose? What is the reason for which I am here? Lord, what is my destiny?"

Jeremiah probably wanted to hear something that would motivate and inspire him. He probably wanted to hear something exciting like...

I'm over at Laced With Grace today. I'd love for you to stop by and read the rest of my post What's Your Backstory?

Trusting Him,

1 comment:

  1. Hi Sugar,

    Loved this sharing over at Laced with Grace! I'm a back-drop person myself so I can relate. I had a bit different take on what may have been going on with Jeremiah before GOD called him in chapter 1 :)

    I enjoy your heart sharing ALWAYS. Thanks for your love and prayers. You have mine! Have a blessed Holy week!


Thank you for dropping by. Do leave a note so I can return the compliment.