His career was extraordinary. He led
After the War, he presided over the Constitutional Convention that drafted our present day Constitution. When elected President, he began the process of creating a strong government capable of surviving in a world torn asunder by war between
But his most celebrated accomplishment is something he didn’t do. Though assured of a landslide victory, he refused to run for another term of office, thus proving to our young nation that he wasn’t needed. He taught
Do you think that you’re irreplaceable? Our souls lust for recognition, we desperately wish to be needed & to feel valued. Yet, when we live this way, we are actually stealing God’s glory for ourselves. God has a better plan. He desires that we use our influence to point others towards His throne.
If people are going to see God through you,
you’ll need to get out of the way!
"Thus says the Lord, the King of Israel...'I am the first and I am the last; besides me there is no god'" - Isaiah 44:6 ESV