My Walk With God Is Not A Popularity Contest.


           ”My walk with God is not a popularity contest. My goal is to please GOD not man.”                        Buky Ojelabi


Am I now trying to win the approval of men, or of God? Or am I trying to please men? If I were still trying to please men, I would not be a servant of Christ (Galatians 1:10)

My Walk With God Is Not A Popularity Contest.

Prayer
Lord, forgive me for the times I chose to please people over You. Give me the courage and boldness to live a life pleasing to You alone. Deliver me from the approval of man and let my focus be on You alone. Thank You, Lord, for setting me apart as a chosen vessel fit for the Master’s use.  

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About Buky

Buky is a ''Desperado after God". She is married to Adey and together they are raising 3 amazing children. She is a natural encourager & she loves to share practical experiences with others. She enjoys writing, reading, dabbling in stock trading, hanging out with friends and serving the body of Christ.

5 Comments

  1. I am constantly been faced with situations where I have to pick God’s choice over that of man. It is not always easy, God forgive me. I desire to please You, every single day of my life.

  2. Amen! Thanks for sharing…

  3. This is an all important question in this day where people sell their birthright for a mess of pottage. Pleasing God is not popular but like you said, it’s not meant to be a popularity contest. Thanks for sharing.

  4. Bomi, May we never be ashamed of the gospel, or of Jesus Himself.
    Stay joyful as always

  5. Time for children of God to stop being a “closet Christian”, moonlighting on the side.“friendship with the world is hatred toward God.” (James 4:4 NIV)

    Heavenly Father help us to be God Seekers and not man pleasers.

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