ragamuffin monday

rag·a·muf·fin, noun
1. a person, typically a child, in ragged, dirty clothes
2. a person, always a child, who comes to Jesus with nothing to offer seeking grace
A wise person once said we must talk to ourselves more than we listen to ourselves. So let’s preach the Gospel to ourselves daily. But especially this Monday morning, when it really matters.

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Does this not remind you of the Big Bad Wolf on a Monday morning?

“Our huffing and puffing to impress God, our scrambling for brownie points, our thrashing about trying to fix ourselves while hiding our pettiness and wallowing in guilt are nauseating to God and are a flat denial of the gospel of grace.”The Ragamuffin Gospel, by Brennan Manning

“For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast. Ephesians 2:8

Celebrating the gift of God today. {And humbly asking Jesus to save us from Big Bad Wolf syndrome…}

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