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Loving Needy People

Published on Oct 29, 2023

Feeling overwhelmed by the constant demands of those around you? We're about to unpack a fresh perspective on how to navigate relationships with those who always seem to need something. This episode is a journey of understanding, compassion, and most importantly, setting healthy boundaries.As we delve into the biblical story of Peter and John, we draw insights on how strategic and prayerful response to needs can transform lives. We challenge the notion of guilt-driven or selfish reactions, emphasizing the role of strategy in giving. Think about this, is it more beneficial to simply give a hand out or rather a hand up? We also uncover the significance of disconnecting and self-care, following Jesus's example. Trust us when we say, caring for yourself is not selfish; it's essential to serve others effectively.In the final part of our discussion, we reflect on God's unconditional love and the profound lessons from the story of the Prodigal Son. We explore how in our lowest moments, God's voice becomes the clearest, teaching us to trust and surrender. Using the metaphor of building our lives on a rock, we explain the importance of firm faith in Jesus. So join us, as we navigate these deep waters, learning, growing, and trusting together.