Why is it important that you face the facts about yourself?
You did not remember, yet I will remember: "...you did not remember the days of your youth..." (Eze 16:22, 43) "Yet I will remember the covenant I made with you in the days of your youth... Then you will remember your ways and be ashamed... So I will establish my covenant with you, and you will know that I am the Lord. Then, when I make atonement for you for all you have done, you will remember and be ashamed and never again open your mouth because of your humiliation, declares the Sovereign Lord" (Eze 16:60-63)
After listening to Tony Evans, a friend was encouraged to ask me three questions. 1. What am I good at? 2. What is holding me back from growing? 3. What are the blind spots in my life? I answered, 1. You have zeal, passion and enthusiasm to serve others. 2. I don't think there is much that holds you back. 3. Perhaps you may need to hold back at times. He is a genuine person because he wants to face the facts about himself.