Growing in Grace
Ezekiel 47,48; Luke 2
“…the child grew and became strong; he was filled with wisdom, and the grace of God was upon him…he went down to Nazareth with them and was obedient to them. But his mother treasured all these things in her heart. And Jesus grew in wisdom and stature, and in favor with God and men.”
Luke 2:40, 51
What are we growing in?
What qualities does God value in our lives?
Jesus’ grew in strength, wisdom and grace. He was obedient to his parents and learned submission to authority and humility. His humility and the grace of God in his life attracted the favor of God and men.
Am I growing in grace, humility and favor with God and men?
Am I valuing the qualities that God values as he measures growth and development in my life?
“Jesus, you are my example in life and I desire to grow in humility, wisdom, grace and favor with God and men as you did. Live your life through me.”