Sept. 22nd—an Evaluation of Me

Self Evaluation

And beside this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge;And to knowledge temperance; and to temperance patience; and to patience godliness;And to godliness brotherly kindness; and to brotherly kindness charity.For if these things be in you, and abound, they make you that ye shall neither be barren nor unfruitful in the knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ. 2 Peter 1:5-8

Here it is again, September 22nd, my birthday—my self-evaluation day. Another year has passed and I have to ask myself some probing questions.

  • Am I any closer to God?
  • Am I better as a person?
  • Have I accomplished any goals?
  • Have I reached anyone for the Lord?
  • Is my faith any stronger?

Yes I know questions…more questions. To most, if not all of these questions, the answer is yes! However, there are many more I am still working on. The goal with this evaluation is not to find fault with where I am but to see where I am going. For me, it is important to know where I am is not what I am. Faith is a journey—not a destination.

May the Blessing of the Lord encourage and strengthen you today!

Have Faith1st
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Sebastian is a Christian, Author and Church Leadership trainer. His ministry calling, love for God, and His people; has led him into ministry of all types for over thirty years. He and his wife enjoy helping people in their walk of faith and finding solutions to the struggles of life, especially in the area of healing and marriage. Faith1st Blog is designed to open and continue the discussion on the subject of biblical "faith" as a "living" element of the Christian life. - "the just shall live by faith" - Habakkuk 2:4; Romans 1:17; Galatians 3:11; Hebrews 10:38 (KJV).

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20 comments on “Sept. 22nd—an Evaluation of Me
  1. immabelike says:

    I think……every year you are moving closer……..but its an never ending journey………like a tunnel…….which has light at the end………and as you move ahead……….you see more light…..

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  2. If you touch one soul, you have made a difference for God. You have certainly touched mine and many others. He is pleased with you. Blessings to you, my praying friend

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  3. nopew says:

    Birthday blessings, Brother!
    The best evaluation I know comes from The Boss with those words, “Well done, good and faithful servant.” Hear those here and the hearing is over!
    Peace

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  4. Happy Birthday! I certainly hope your day was wonderful! 🙂

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  5. Such good questions!! My husband LOVES this passage and quotes it often. Thank you for sharing!!

    Happy Birthday Brother Sebastian!! I pray you all had a lovely day celebrating all of the Lord’s lovely blessings in your life!! May He reign His blessings this new year on you, your family and your ministry!! 🙂
    k

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  6. Naphtali says:

    Happy Birthday Sir! God bless you!

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  7. Man of God whom Christ Loves the prayers of your heart are my prayers I ask of our Abba to bless you with. Now may the peace of Our Lord be with you and the smile of Christ’s love be on your face on this day and all the days to come, Amen. Love you my Brother, James

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  8. happy birthday… this year you have encouraged me and I have prayed for you and your ministry. Have a wonderful day filled with the very best blessings! DAF

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  9. Happy Birthday Man of Faith! Those are some great questions to ask self.

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