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Molly’s Minute: Imitators Of Christ

April 7, 2021

As a kid, I wanted to be just like my mom.

So, I was constantly trying to imitate her—trying on her clothes, using her makeup, and pretending to drink coffee just like she did.

Because I looked up to her. Because she set a great example for me, and I wanted to follow it.

And the way that a child imitates their parents is exactly the way God wants us to imitate Him.

Ephesians chapter 5 says, “Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children. And walk in love, as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us…”

God gave us the perfect example of a Christian life through Jesus. And His desire is that we see that example and strive to imitate it.

So today, like kids looking up to our parents, let’s look up to Him. And let’s be imitators of Christ.

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