Acts 18:6 (NLT)

6 But when they opposed and insulted him, Paul shook the dust from his clothes and said, “Your blood is upon your own heads—I am innocent. From now on I will go preach to the Gentiles.”


Your direction should be submitted to the Holy Spirit, not yourself.

Sometimes what we know to be right changes and we must be sensitive to the Holy Spirit and willing to re-direct.


How many “beatings” must one endure before getting the message and moving on? This may also be in the form of isolation, not being included or not being utilized in a situation.

My Dad always said: “Go where people are happy to see you!”

Another person said: “If you must leave, do so quietly, if possible.”


New Living Translation (NLT)

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