I saw this and loved it – I am (and probably always will be) a person who doesn’t go out of the way to be liked by all, so guess that explains it.


Proverbs 29:25 says,

Fear of man will prove to be a snare,
but whoever trusts in the LORD is kept safe.

The Message has it like this:

The fear of human opinion disables;
trusting in God protects you from that.

How many people can you think of who have missed god because they needed the approval of man? A few biblical names come instantly to mind. Are you missing God and hitting man?