Amen we must reach for our goal in Christ in the light of eternity and not be bogged down by today’s bitsy irritations.
You, too, must keep watch! For you don’t know when the master of the household will return—in the evening, at midnight, before dawn, or at daybreak. (Mark 13:35)
Relate: A few years back I was at a training seminar for those who work with college students. I am sure that there was plenty I gleaned from that time and put into practice but I can’t remember exactly what. Over all the years and through all the seminars/teachings/conferences I have been to it all becomes a blur as to what I learned when and where. Everything, that is, except for one statement that a pastor named Lou said right near the beginning of his session. He said, “From the moment I stepped into this office, I began to pray for my successor.” The idea was so shocking, so counter intuitive to the way I thought that…
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