5 Reasons Why I am Not Worthy - And That's Okay

Updated: Sep 30, 2020

And he said to his servants, ‘The wedding feast is ready, and the guests I invited aren’t worthy of the honor. - Matthew 22:8

You are not worthy. She is not worthy. I am not worthy.

You might find the sentences above a little hard to swallow, and I don't blame you. With the amount of "I Am Worthy" statements being thrown around today in Christian culture, reading something so opposite of it might be kind of a shock. But I want to explain today why I think the "Worthy" mindset is so dangerous and even anti-Christian, and why we need to stop throwing this term around so willy-nilly.

Let's look at some examples of the "I am Worthy" statements being used in today's Christian culture:

  • Chris Tomlin's new song, "Who You are to Me," with Lady A makes this statement, Sometimes I have my doubts, I&