Should Christians Care If We're Liked?

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I don't mean as a whole...but individually. Should we care if someone likes us?
 

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I don't mean as a whole...but individually. Should we care if someone likes us?

If we are not liked it makes it considerably more difficult for people to interact with us in a meaningful way.
 

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Everyone wants to be liked.....

But should THAT be the #1 issue in our life? Well, only if it's exclusive to God..... God approving of us is something we should seek.



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My approach is if you don’t like me because of your worldly or sinful nature that’s on you but if you don’t like me because of my worldly or sinful nature that’s on me.
 

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My approach is if you don’t like me because of your worldly or sinful nature that’s on you but if you don’t like me because of my worldly or sinful nature that’s on me.

I think this nails it.

If we are disliked because people don't like our message then we shouldn't be surprised. Jesus told us this would happen.

If we are disliked because we are obnoxious then people are unlikely to hear our message at all.
 
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