As I was reading today, this passage struck me:
As it is written:
“There is no one righteous, not even one; there is no one who understands, no one who seeks God. All have turned away, they have together become worthless; there is no one who does good, not even one.”
Romans 3:10-12 (emphasis added)
God forgive me! I know that very often I don’t truly seek God. I seek his favor. I seek his gifts. I seek knowledge of him. I search for satisfaction of my needs and desires and longings and. And I search for the feeling of being close to God.
But I don’t really seek God. At least not as much as I’d like. And certainly not with as much purity of heart as God deserves.
How about you?
Do you seek God? Or do you seek “stuff?”