Don’t Be Stupid
Series: Faithbook of Jesus Devotional
Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what the Lord’s will is.
— Ephesians 5:17
Don’t be stupid. Yes, you. The Bible says not to be foolish because Jesus cares about our life. The choices we make can determine our future. Here are three common questions every twentysomething should ask: Who am I? What am I? and Why the heck does it matter?
Who are you? If you don’t have an accurate understanding of who you are, I guar- antee you’re going to make some pretty stupid choices. If you’re living to please other people, eventually you’ll feel defeated and stop caring. If you’re living above your means, the economy will catch up to you and take all your money. If you live for your boyfriend or girlfriend and then get dumped, suddenly the nightclubs will be scream- ing your name.
John Piper said, “When God is living in us, our desire to please Him is greater than our desire to please ourselves.”
What are you? I decided ...
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