God sees you
God is always on the alert, constantly on the lookout for people who are totally committed to Him. II Chronicles 16:9 MSG
Nothing in all creation is hidden from God’s sight. Everything is uncovered and laid bare before the eyes of Him whom we must give account. Hebrews 4:13 NIV
From high in the skies God looks around, He sees all Adam’s brood. From where He sits He overlooks all us earth-dwellers.
-He has shaped each person in turn; now He watches everything we do. Psalm 33:13-15 MSG
-The eyes of the Lord are everywhere, keeping watch on the wicked and the good. Proverbs 15:3 NIV
God see us
God see us and we want to be seen.
Interest. Connection. Validation
Samuel called the people to assemble before GOD at Mizpah. He addressed the children of Israel, “This is GOD’s personal message to you: I Samuel 10:17-19 MSG
‘I brought Israel up out of Egypt. I delivered you from Egyptian oppression – yes, from all the bullying governments that made your life miserable. And now you want nothing to
Do with your God, the very God who has a history of getting you out of troubles of all sorts.’
I Samuel 10:17-19 MSG
And now you say, ‘No! We want a king; give us a king! Well, if that’s what you want, that’s what you’ll get! Present yourselves formally before God, ranked in tribes and families” I Samuel 10:17-19 MSG
…The family of Matri took it’s place in the lineup, and the name Saul, son of Kish, was picked. But when they went looking for him, he was nowhere to be found. I Samuel 10:21 MSG
Samuel went back to God: “Is he anywhere around?” God said, “Yes, he’s right over there – hidden in that pile of baggage.”
God saw him. God knew his baggage. God didn't disqualify him.
God sees and He believes.
“Wake up sleeper, rise from the dead and Christ will shine on you.”
Ephesians 5:14 NIV
- Believe in what He sees.
- Walk out of the baggage.
- Deliver the cheese.