ACHIEVE GREATNESS DEVOTIONAL-YEMI DAVIDS: Our Motive matters to God

ACHIEVE GREATNESS DEVOTIONAL-YEMI DAVIDS: Our Motive matters to God
 
 
“Every way of a man is right in his own eyes, But the Lord weighs the hearts.” – Proverbs 21:2 NKJV
 
The hardest task every human faces is being honest with himself; asking the difficult “why”. Why exactly do I want to be rich? Why do I want to be married? Why do I want that car?” Sometimes we think we know why, other times we know but just pretend we don’t.
 
News flash: God sees our deepest thoughts, those thoughts that we probably would not even take responsibility for.
 
Motive means the reason underlying why something was done or wants to be done. The motive behind whatever you are seeking matters to God than the thing you are seeking. God told Prophet Samuel in 1 Sam. 16 that even though man is concerned with the outward appearance, He looks at the inward appearance.
 
For example, to test our motives, God sometimes permits some challenges to come our way. These challenges break our pride & cleanse our hearts in preparation for greatness.
 
We have a father, God, who truly loves us & always wants the best for us, but that sometimes includes purifying our intentions. We also can be deliberate in studying the scriptures to know what God will approve of and & he will not. Then we can tailor our motives according to the knowledge we have.
 
PRAYER
Lord, I commit my heart to you. I ask that you. Please create in me a new heart and renew a proper spirit within me. Help me to love the things you will love alone. I trust that you will perfect all that concerns me in Jesus’s name.
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