God took the initiative by sending Jesus to show us how much He loves us and fix the relationship between us. When we see a need and choose to do something about it, we reflect God’s image in us. Through our initiative, others can see the reality of God’s love for them.
Today’s Bible Story: I Just Want to Celebrate (The Wall Is Rebuilt) • Nehemiah 3–4, 6:15-16, 8:1-17
Today’s Key Question: What is God doing in your life that you can celebrate?
Today’s Bottom Line: Look for ways to celebrate what God has done.
Monthly Memory Verse: Work at everything you do with all your heart. Work as if you were working for the Lord. Colossians 3:23a (NIrV)
Monthly Life App: Initiative—Seeing what needs to be done and doing it