Jan 14, 2020
You can find show notes for this episode at https://transformingmission.org/102
Who has God created you to be?
That may feel like a big question. It is. But our talents and strengths offer us a window to claim who God created us to be.
We'll look through that window and offer three reasons to claim who God created you to be. Using scripture and the natural way you think, feel, and behave, this episode creates a space for you to reflect on who God has created you to be.
So perhaps right now, you're thinking, "Who has God created me to be?" While we can't answer that question for you, it's likely if we were sitting across from you, you'd have a story to share to highlight your answer to that question. You might tell us about your purpose. You might tell us about your skills. It's possible you would share who helped you recognize who God created you to be.
Or, maybe when asked the question, "Who has God created me to be?" You can only think of titles or roles. And maybe you're among the people who get really quiet because you do not want to say, "I don't know."
Maybe you're among the people who have experiences of not being able to share your authentic self with others. When the question, "Who did God create you to be?" gets asked, your clarity comes from the places that you were not living in your integrity.
However you receive the question, "Who has God created you to be?" there is a bigger question you must answer: Why is it important to claim who God created you to be?
We'll offer you three reasons that emerge from scripture to claim who God created you to be. As we look at Genesis, Exodus, and Ephesians, you'll find insight into who you are as one of God's children.
This episode explores an important marker in the seasons of following Jesus. You already know it takes courage to follow Jesus. Now, get clear on the reasons behind claiming who God created you to be.