In telling the story of John the Baptist, Dr. Luke notes John’s words, “And do not begin to say to yourselves, ‘We have Abraham as our Father…’’”
That’s quite a statement—let’s spend a moment on spiritual lineage!
Gideon saw himself as a scared kid but God saw him as a mighty warrior. Moses doubted himself but God assured him of His presence. At times, we are so unsure of ourselves but God says He will be with us.