Changing times

‘Trust in the Lord with all your heart. Never rely on what you think you know.

Remember the Lord in everything you do, and he will show you the right way.’

Proverbs 3: 5-6

Today we are beginning a short series looking at the themes of the Toy Story films - have you seen the movies? Who’s your favourite character? What makes the stories so appealing?

Emma writes: Life is always changing, sometimes a lot faster than we want or expect, and with it, the nature of our roles and relationships change too.

As things change it’s easy to look around and see people who are wealthier, healthier, better looking, more successful - people who seem to have it all together.

If we are not careful we can fall into the trap of comparing ourselves to others and thinking less of ourselves, and therefore thinking that God thinks less of us too.

But this is not the case.

The Bible tells us many times that God’s love for us is unconditional and unchanging.

What can we learn from Buzz and Woody as we think about this question?

Why is change often such a challenge?

Are there changes you are facing that you’d like a bit of help with?

Why not set a few moments aside to ask God to help you know peace and comfort in the midst of uncertainty?

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