It’s Hopeless. Your Best Is Not Good Enough . . .

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You’ve done your best.
You know you have.
Yet, you have fallen short of  your goal.
The mark set by others, or by you, yourself, seems out of reach.
The enemy of your soul will use that against you.
That enemy will try to tell you that
your best effort is not good enough
because he wants to produce anxiety, and anger,

and self doubt, and hopelessness in you,
which will serve his destructive purposes.
God, however, will restore your confidence, and your peace, and your hope.
With God, your best effort is always good enough. 
Not only that, but He can respond to requests for help
by making your best even better.
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2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. C.J. Penn
    Dec 03, 2014 @ 16:58:36

    Thanks for the inspirational words.

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