People are like balloons and God is like helium gas. When we are full of God's Holy Spirit we can soar to amazing heights. When we are not full of his Holy Spirit we can do very little at all. So often I find that I am full of myself and what I want, full of complaining, anger, envy, greed... when I should be full of the Holy Spirit and grace, love, forgiveness, generosity, peace, joy... Ephesians 3:16-19 says, I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being, so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, may have power, together with all the Lord’s holy people, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ, and to know this love that surpasses knowledge—that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God.
In a nutshell these verses are saying:
So, be full of God's love...
Short and sweet inspirations for Christian teen girls.