Have you ever sat down to a table either at home or at a restaurant that wasn’t clean? You sit down and you see crumbs on the table. What do you do? You do what all of us do, you take the edge of your hand and gently whisk those crumbs off the table onto the floor – to be swept away as trash when the cleaning person comes through.
When people reject you for whatever reason, you may feel like you’ve been swept aside, just like those crumbs on the table, nothing more than something to be swept away with the rest of life’s trash. They’ve enjoyed anything that (in their mind) might be good about you but when they’re done enjoying the goodness that you bring into their life – well, they’re done. Read more “While People Set You Aside, God Sets You Apart”