What if instead of wearing ourselves out by trying to live a Christian life while we are also trying to fit into this world, we just focused on the Christian life alone? Every second of every day, no matter what chore or work we had to do, we still focused on God. What if we totally lived for God?
When WE Choose to follow Jesus down the hard road, we have to realize that it’s not because we have been COMMANDED to follow Him, but because we CHOOSE to follow Him. So, since we are accountable for that decision, wouldn’t it make sense to FOLLOW HIM WELL?
Standing in that dark and dank, earthen maze of the catacombs made me reflect on what kind of symbolism resonates with me about my faith in Jesus. Is it a cross? Maybe a fish sticker on my car? No! It is…
Sadly, it takes events like 9/11 to remind people that LIFE DOESN’T END HERE. Hope doesn’t end here. There is a better way than being stuck here. If we want to see past the brokenness, see past the hurt and the pain, and see past the challenges of this world, then we have to look no further than Jesus Christ, the One who holds our eternal future in His hands.