This is a weekly series with things I’m reading and pondering from Oswald Chambers. You can read the original seed thought here, or type “Thursdays With Oswald” in the search box to read more entries.
Am I allowing anyone to mold my ideas of Christian service? Am I taking my ideas from some servant of God or from God Himself?
From Approved Unto God
My relationship with God is a personal relationship; it is unique to me. I can certainly pick up some principles from others, but the application to my life has to be what I hear the Holy Spirit speaking directly to me.
Don’t be a copycat. Be the original you that God needs you to be.