July 27, 2014

He Who Is Lost Hesitates

Passage: Genesis 29:15-28,Romans 8:28-39,Matthew 13:31-33,Matthew 13:44-52

In life, we sometimes get distracted, allowing the unimportant things to crowd out the important. But sometimes, by the grace of God, the opposite occurs. What is important consumes us; we stumble upon the good news and lose ourselves in the process. We discover the kingdom of heaven is among us—right here, right now. And then what? Are we able to change direction, to risk the adventure of discipleship, to have our entire world transformed by the kingdom?