Tagged with Passion

Always it comes back to you

Always it comes back to you

Photo credits: first and second pictures Here beginneth a LONG quotation from John 11.  Bear with me! 17 Now when Jesus came, he found that Lazarus had already been in the tomb four days. 18 Bethany was near Jerusalem, about two miles off, 19 and many of the Jews had come to Martha and Mary to console them concerning their brother. 20 So when Martha heard that Jesus was … Continue reading

The sweet-spot

Sin is a gravity that causes us to underestimate our created purpose, our own personal destiny.  We begin a trade-off and produce a life that is successful but not satisfying…sin is acting as a gravity.  We have a sweet-spot passion that is meant for God’s purpose, but we don’t know what to do with it. … Continue reading

LML

LML. From the land of texting and Facebook statuses, yet another acronym.  This time courtesy of my soon-to-be 13 year old brother. To my delight, one of his friends had to comment on said status, asking what LML stands for.  So I’m not totally uncool for not knowing. But it means LoveMyLife. I felt a … Continue reading

Laid waste by a consuming passion

Leadership in the church is not entrusted to successful fund-raisers, brilliant biblical scholars, administrative geniuses, or spellbinding preachers (though these assets may be helpful), but to those who have been laid waste by a consuming passion for Christ – passionate men and women for whom privilege and power are trivial compared to knowing and loving … Continue reading