November 17, 2019
It’s Time to Stop Swimming In Cultural Currents
Perhaps part of the message within this book is a call for God’s people to remember who they were, that they were different than the world and that they were called to be separate. Perhaps it was a testimony to the fact that some had forgotten their God (thus his conspicuous absence from the story), they had forgotten their identity and taken on the identity of the world.
- Cultural Currents pull us in the wrong direction
- Cultural Currents entangle us and keep us from being productive for God
- Cultural Currents can sweep us away
Somehow, Mordecai and Esther found a way to live differently than the cultural currents of their day. They were in the world but not of the world. Likewise, you and I must find a way to stop swimming in cultural currents living in the world but not of the world