My 16-year-old and I attended a mother/daughter Bible Study this past Sunday in which the overall message presented to the teenage girls was to “dream big” for God. To dream up grand ideas. To imagine bold plans. To further God’s kingdom while solidifying your own faith.
A supporting argument was, “if you are fully surrendered to Him, then He will be able to use you.”
But What does it mean to be fully surrendered to Him? I’ve been meditating on this question for the past five days. In order to fully surrender to God, what are the prerequisites and requirements? What are the markers used to determine the halfway mark, for example, and how will you know when you’ve reached “full” status? How will you know when completion has been achieved?
My opinion is that you will never know. The idea is too nebulous to ever be achieved. Because the…
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