Do you suffer from FOMO?
No, it isn’t some dreaded disease.
Rather, FOMO stands for “Fear Of Missing Out.”
It’s a natural human tendency to worry that we might be losing out on something that others are enjoying or acquiring.
This trepidation can sometimes filter into our spiritual lives, as well.
We might be afraid that if we do things God’s way, we’ll somehow miss out on something.
Perhaps we won’t get to do the things we really want in life, or we’ll have to give up some things we’re already doing. We fear we’ll miss out on all the fun.
We fear God might withhold something crucial from our lives, and our “cake” won’t rise without it: our life will feel diminished.
But we needn’t worry. God only withholds things for our good, and He won’t deprive us of things we truly need.
Our cake will still rise as believers, but on God’s terms.Read more