The Bible tells us that the Lord looks at the heart and I’ve heard many interpretations.
Some say He looks at our sin, some say our motives and intentions. Others say He searches for how hard our hearts are.
Through this post, I wanted to share perhaps a different perspective on this verse, at least what I feel God has been saying to me through this scripture and in relation to my healing journey.
Mind-body doctor Gabor Mate stresses how lack of authenticity causes chronic disease later on in life. When the Lord looks at the heart, He sees whether we are living authentically.
Today I look at some areas where we may be unconsciously living a lie, followed by 7 ways to live in our own truth. The place where I believe God wants us to be.
THE LORD LOOKS AT THE HEART
Recently I wrote a post on Walking in truth as in 3 John 1:2, but that referred to walking in The Truth (as in the truth of the Gospel of Jesus Christ).
This is different but with overlaps.
Today’s post is about our internal truth which is unique; I’m talking about true authenticity.
When God knit us in our mother’s womb, He created a child to His specifications. Someone with uniqueness, gifts and talents, personality traits, preferences, and strengths…..