Posted by on 28 March 2016 | 2811 Comments

Tags: , ,

It may be helpful to let the reader know that these thoughts are coming to me fresh off of Easter Sunday.  It’s Monday, and I’m supposed to be resting.  But in rest, I find myself reflecting on the day just past. 

I remember my first Easter some twenty-two years ago.  I was thirty years old at the time, and had only two weeks earlier given my life to Jesus Christ.  I had no idea what I was getting into, but I knew that ‘this’ was really big stuff, and that my life would never be the same. 

Now, with the benefit of twenty-two years of walking with Jesus, I can say that, “yes it is true:  I had no idea what I was getting into.  And yes, it’s big!  And most assuredly, I hope and pray that my life will never revert back to what it was.”

 It is amazing to be saved.  I look at others who live outside of God’s kingdom, and I recognize how profoundly God has re-organized my thoughts, bringing me peace in the process.  I see people worrying, complaining, and getting stressed about things, and I thank God that I can look and say ‘I don’t have to go there.’ 

Does that mean I can just be apathetic, sit back and let God run the show while I sit by and applaud him from my comfortable vantage point?  Certainly not!!!  But it also doesn’t mean that I can rant and rave while purporting to serve him.  In fact quite the opposite.  The things that stir my heart - knowing that they also stir the heart of God - must move me to engage the world with passion and purpose, all the while speaking and acting in the manner of Jesus Christ who is both my Savior and my Lord.

 As we reflect on the Easter celebration, we too, like the first disciples, bear witness to the Living Presence of Jesus Christ.  Those disciples saw Jesus, and at great cost went forth into the world to proclaim his death, his resurrection, and his promise of life to those who believe.

 If we have seen Jesus, we cannot but do the same.  We too must go forth into the world to proclaim his death, his resurrection, and his promise of life to those who believe.  No matter the cost.  Lives hang in the balance. 



Post your comment


  • cialis 5mg reviews <a href="">cialis price</a> cialis overnight [url=]buy generic cialis[/url] ’

    Posted by Jndfgfdrusly, 08/11/2017 6:28pm (4 months ago)

  • <a href="">Canadian Health Care Mall Pharmacy</a> <a href="">canadian pharmacies no script</a> <a href="">canadian pharmacy online no script</a> <a href="">north american pharmacy</a> <a href="">supreme suppliers mumbai 400 058 india</a>

    Posted by GlennNet, 08/11/2017 4:59pm (4 months ago)

  • <a href="">levitra non prescription</a> <a href="">buy online permethrin </a> <a href="">legal generic tadalafil tablets</a> <a href="">viagra overnight express usa </a> <a href="">generic viagra canada price</a> <a href="">cialis 5 mg price walmart</a> <a href="">amoxicillin no prescription needed</a> <a href="">Buy Zithromax online</a> <a href="">cialis 20mg non generic</a> <a href="">e d medications</a>

    Posted by Waynetum, 08/11/2017 2:24pm (4 months ago)

  • poor credit loan lenders
    <a href=>payday cash loan</a>
    personal signature loan
    <a href="">fast cash</a>

    Posted by CorWroni, 08/11/2017 1:28pm (4 months ago)

  • <a href="">viagra super active 3 8 day shipping</a> <a href="">sky pharmacy</a> <a href="">legal usa online pharmacies</a> <a href="">sky pharmacy online drugstore</a> <a href="">best site buy viagra online</a> <a href="">usa generic viagra</a> <a href="">buy viagra fast delivery</a> <a href="">on line pharmacy</a> <a href="">levitra</a> <a href="">buy generic cialis online</a>

    Posted by Robertdaf, 08/11/2017 12:43pm (4 months ago)

  • <a href="">best price on viagra 100mg</a> <a href="">buy xenical orlistat in canada</a> <a href="">sildenafil for sale</a> <a href="">online pharmacy cheap retin a</a> <a href="">healthy man</a> <a href="">purchase cialis for daily use online</a> <a href="">cialis canadian pharmacy</a> <a href="">buy viagra without a prescription</a> <a href="">cialis canadian pharmacy</a> <a href="">super active viagra</a>

    Posted by RefugioArcak, 08/11/2017 9:36am (4 months ago)

  • <a href="">super viagra without prescriptions</a> <a href="">sky pharmacy online drugstore</a> <a href="">cialis usa pharmacy</a> <a href="">online drugs</a> <a href="">best generic viagra review</a> <a href="">generic viagra shipped from usa</a> <a href="">who ships frusemide express delivery?</a> <a href="">online pharmacy </a> <a href="">cheap levitra online</a> <a href="">cialis vs viagra</a>

    Posted by Robertdaf, 08/11/2017 9:27am (4 months ago)

  • cialis for daily use dosage - buy cialis online

    <a href="">generic cialis</a>

    best site for buying cialis

    Posted by Dikunovavat, 08/11/2017 9:11am (4 months ago)

  • <a href="">generic cialis</a> <a href="">viagra professional 200 canada pharmacy</a> <a href="">orlistat online</a> <a href="">best generic viagra</a> <a href="">cialis generika</a> <a href="">ed meds online</a> <a href="">cytotec pills</a> <a href="">cialis (tadalafil)no presciption needed</a> <a href="">best price viagra 100mg costco</a> <a href="">viagra 100 mg best price</a>

    Posted by WilliamMom, 08/11/2017 8:36am (4 months ago)

  • viagra pillen dienst
    <a href="">generic viagra</a>
    can get nhs prescription viagra
    <a href=>buy generic viagra</a>
    cheap viagra cialis online

    Posted by RobertEpite, 08/11/2017 8:21am (4 months ago)

RSS feed for comments on this page | RSS feed for all comments