God Delights in You

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Have you ever wondered how God feels about you? In this session, you will watch three short videos from Matt Chandler, Lead Pastor of The Village Church near Dallas, where Matt talks about how God delights in you and what that means for your life and ministry.


Matt talked about his relationship with his father growing up. He explained that if he just did whatever his dad told him to do and left his dad alone, then everything would be fine. Matt said that his desire in their relationship was peace and not intimacy. In what ways do you desire peace over intimacy in your relationships?
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Matt urged leaders to cultivate a intimate relationship with Jesus. What are some specific things you can do to deepen your relationship with Christ?
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In this next video, Matt unpacks the amazing truth that God delights in you.


The doctrine of adoption says that God chose you, delights in you and adopts you. Do you actually believe that God enjoys you? If not, why?
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What does it mean to you to know that God wants you to come to Him when you are weary (Matt 11:28) and that God wants you to pester Him (Luke 18:1–8)?
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In this final video, Matt gives us insight into the motive of our work.


What are some things that you do that used to be a drag, but now you love to do them because you know it pleases God?
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Can you think of someone who has an obvious joy in the Lord? What makes them different?
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Matt's last question was: "Do you understand God's delight and love for you?" Take some time in prayer to dwell on that question. Ask God to help you understand His delight in you and for that to increase your joy and to fuel the motive of your work.