Feeling uncomfortable? God’s just stretching you, before blessing you. Hold on! Your shift is coming!
When Jesus healed the man with the withered hand in Mark 3:1-6, He simply told the afflicted man, “Stretch out your hand.” In verse 5, the Bible says, “He stretched it out, and his hand was restored.” Here’s something I want you to pay attention to: he had to stretch out his hand in faith, because even after Jesus spoke, his hand was still shriveled up. There was no visible change until he stretched it out.
God often calls you out of your comfort zones to grow your faith, so in order to truly fulfill God’s purposes for your life, you’ll have to take risks. Each risk you take will stretch your God-given resources, however, so you’ll constantly need to ask yourself if you’re willing to devote your time, energy, and money to say “yes” to God whenever he calls you to do something.
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