Already on ArticleSlash?

Forgot your password? Sign Up

Do You Feel Rejected?

Emmanuel Ayomide Praise

Visitors: 160
 1 vote

The Lord gave this Word to me as I was preparing for one of my conferences, and I believe He wants me to share it with you. He said:

“So many are in prison because they won't accept themselves. So many are so gifted and talented, but they won't express themselves because they fear rejection. They fear man. They fear what people will think. I want to love My people, but they hold Me at arms length and won't let Me really love them because they have been hurt by others. They fear I will reject them because of their weaknesses—like people have—but I will never reject them. Tell them I love them. Ask them to stop trying so hard to be acceptable to Me and to realize I accept them where they are. Tell them I don't want perfect performance from them. I want them to love Me and to let Me love them. "

The Lord’s been having me minister to the body of believers concerning how He looks for a perfect heart and not perfect performance. We won’t impress God with our works unless our heart is pure. A lot of people think God won't use them until every area of their life is perfected. That type of thinking keeps people from allowing God to use them. He uses us in spite of us, not because of us. This doesn't mean that we should have a loose attitude and not desire to live a holy life. A person whose heart is perfect toward God is always going to earnestly and zealously desire to please God in all things. But we must also remember that Hebrews 4:15 teaches us that …we do not have a High Priest Who is unable to understand and sympathize and have a shared feeling with our weaknesses and infirmities and liability to the assaults of temptation, but One Who has been tempted in every respect as we are, yet without sinning. Verse 16 encourages us, in light of verse 15, to draw near to God's throne and receive mercy for our failures and to go ahead and get grace to help us in our time of need. This is one of God's ways of saying He won't reject you because of your weaknesses or mistakes.

Emmanuel Ayomide Praise is a world leading internet entrepreneur and investor. Some of his areas of interest include sport management, merchandise, ownership, internet entrepreneurship, investments, media and writing amongst others.

Business URL: ,

do you feel rejected

Article Source:

Rate this Article: 
What To Do If You Are Waitlisted Or Rejected From Your Top Choice College
Rated 1.0 / 5
based on 1 vote

Related Articles:

I've Been Rejected!

by: Carine Nadel (February 23, 2007) 
(Writing and Speaking)

So - You Were Rejected Again

by: Joy Burgess (January 17, 2007) 
(Writing and Speaking)

Why Was My Story Rejected?

by: Curtis Foster (July 15, 2008) 
(Writing and Speaking/Book Marketing)

NLP Seduction Will Let You Be With Those You Were Rejected By

by: Chris Dreyer (January 30, 2008) 
(Self Improvement/NLP Hypnosis)

How to Act Around Women - Do This Right and You Will Never Get Rejected Again ..

by: Pushpa Pal Singh (September 18, 2008) 

How to Avoid Getting Rejected by Women

by: David Dangelo (June 30, 2008) 

How To Never Get Rejected When You Ask Almost Any Woman Out - You Don't Want To .

by: Sunny Arora (June 04, 2007) 

Do Dancers Ever Really Get Rejected at Auditions?

by: Ryan Heddik (August 16, 2008) 
(Arts and Entertainment/Performing Arts)

How to Ask Your Parents For Money (And Get Rejected Fast!)

by: Bradlley Mckoy (July 29, 2008) 
(Finance/Personal Finance)

What To Do If You Are Waitlisted Or Rejected From Your Top Choice College

by: Mark Maiewski (May 12, 2008) 
(Reference and Education/College University)