Now, here’s the deal with this part of the pregnancy. You can see the end. Your days can be just a little bit better because you’re just weeks away from meeting your baby, BUT the third trimester comes with it’s struggles too. So - here are some of the awesome things that may be taking place if you're in this glorious time of pregnancy, OR here are some of the things that are going to go on when you reach this glorious time of pregnancy.
Ya know, it’s super easy to praise God when things are going exactly as planned in our lives, isn’t it? When the health reports are great, the grades are good, and the relationships are happy, it’s SO easy to say “Yeah, God – I know You’re working here.” What happens when things don’t go as planned, though? Are we still singing the same praises we were when things were good?
He’s doing his job as your pastor. Now, you need to do your job as a believer.
Christians – Stand firm. Don’t fall for this mentality that allows you to pick and choose what to pull from Scripture. Don’t change what you know to be true because the world says you’re wrong. Right now, we are at war with darkness. Don’t let your emotions lose this fight for you because you're too focused on things that don't matter.
“Abortion is a great evil. It’s left an ugly, gaping hole in the world where millions of image-bearing children should be. While the church has largely excelled at calling this despicable spade a spade, she often fails to see this picture: a young, often impoverished, terrified woman – who knows her baby is human! – but considers abortion anyway. Fear is incredibly potent.”
That big elephant in the room. The problem a lot of us see, but don’t want to acknowledge because we really don't want to step on toes. Well, here it is:
“The Lord said to me, “Go show your love to your wife again, though she is loved by aother man and is an adulteress. Love her as the Lord loves the Israelites, though they turn to other gods…” Hosea 3:1-3