Series: Faithbook of Jesus Devotional
The good man brings good things out of the good stored up in his heart, and the evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in his heart. For out of the overflow of his heart his mouth speaks.
— Luke 6:45
Christians are great at pretending. Just because we believe in Jesus doesn’t mean we don’t experience hurt like everyone else. Do we let out a stream of curse words or do we praise Jesus when life doesn’t go our way? It says in the Bible that out of the overflow of our hearts, our mouths speak. Sarah (quoted below) wrote a beautiful overflow:
I feel that I am being judged for not being right with the Lord, yet life is hard. And so we should be there to comfort each other. But I believe there are so many Christians that go through life alone who never share their real hurts and pains for fear of judgment. Or people will look down on us, so we always have to feel perfect. Maybe they have serious past hurts an ...
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