I receive acceptance from you Lord, you are my Father and I know you love me. As opposed to letting rejection simply crush our souls, let's consider how God uses it in our lives. Rejection will not allow you to have an identity. He bore our sins on the cross and took our punishment so that we might be forgiven. Here is a 45 minute audio teaching by Pastor John Crable, a good friend of mine in the ministry. Recognizing unthankfulness How to become thankful Come clean before God! Perhaps we have suffered a miscarriage, or we have a child on drugs, in jail, or one that has died from an overdose. Kathy found a seat in the back of the room, which was beautifully arranged with several rows of chairs and a table of hors d'oeuvres.
We can allow that one rejection to determine how we feel and allow that feeling to color our idea of who we are, or we can choose to put that behind us and move forward on the basis of something that is far more lasting. Your emotions will follow suit, and you will have the joy of the Lord deep in your soul. Heal my heart and make me whole like only You can. Rejection allows us to get clear perspective. This is a lie from the pit of hell. Your husband may never be able to let down the walls of protection he has built around himself and share the intimacy you long for.
In order to effectively deal with the spirit of rejection, we must acknowledge its influence in our lives. Many people who have a spirit of rejection, also self-pity — feeling sorry for themselves or that nobody understands them. Let's be honest; life isn't fair. There is a fear of being vulnerable. She wondered why I asked such a question. She was rejected by her husband.
He desires for you to know who you really are, and realize how deeply God loves, accepts, and appreciates you, so that you can live out the fullness of what all God has ordained you to be. So thankful for your continued encouragement here in this blog! Resolve to learn to identify and stop listening to false teachers of which there are many and find out how to close demonic doorways in your life. I trust you were blessed. You are caught standing on your heels. For some of us the reason we are unable to connect with the love of God and others is due to the influence of a spirit of rejection that visits us through past generations.
Surely your goodness and unfailing love will pursue me all the days of my life and I will live in the house of the Lord forever. For believers, it is our position in Christ. There wasn't much left for clothes—especially the kind she needed for a job interview on Martha's side of town. If a woman is raped and gets pregnant and resents the child being born, the child will be born with a spirit of rejection. Jesus dealt with that in Isaiah 53. The Lord had to deal with Rejection.
A person's age also has a lot to do with their vulnerability to rejection. I have so many problems also concerning my family doing ancestral worships. Not one of their bones will ever be broken. We can become immune from the wounds of rejection as long as we are not basing our identity upon what that person thinks of us. When I go through rejection, though, it allows me to see that the escalator is actually a treadmill, and I am in the middle of getting nowhere fast. Those who have ongoing struggles with rejection should go through the deliverance process to have those spirits removed.
If I walked into a room and noticed people laughing, I automatically assumed they were laughing at me. Scripture reminds us that God accepts us and loves us, no matter what people in the world say or do. Romans 8:15 For ye have not received the spirit of bondage again to fear; but ye have received the Spirit of adoption, whereby we cry, Abba, Father. God only gave two primary directives in the Old Testament and repeats them in the New Testament: Love God with all your heart and love your neighbor as yourself. Was Leah told in words that she was unloved? She refuses to let anyone get to close to the real Jennifer for fear of being rejected if they knew the real Jennifer.
But God's hand was on me, directing my steps. They can appear very hard and very guarded. Rejection is tough at any age…even babies cry when rejected. I recommended you highly, and she wants you to attend her Bible study tomorrow afternoon. But my mind kept going back to it.
Why does rejection wound us so deeply? Is it what your friends think of you? Ask God what He thinks of the situation, then wait for an answer. He says I am fat she was about 15 pounds overweight. They are often very independent, not open to other's ideas. Psalms 27:10 Overcoming religious strongholds is necessary to overcome the effects of rejection. However, as born-again believers we have a resource in God's Word that can bring comfort and clarity to the situation.