Jesus True and Only reminds us of our story; broken by sin, then saved by Jesus’s sacrifice resulting in offering our lives as an act of worship.
Church leaders, here’s a simple question: why are you in ministry? Worship leaders, what motivates you to gather a band, get up in front of people every week, and lead them in songs? Pastors, what makes you want to prepare and preach sermons, train leaders, and participate in the daily grind of emails and ministry meetings?
Shortly after losing his business in a fire and his family in a shipwreck, Horatio Spafford penned “It is Well” over the same waters that claimed his family.
For the first time in my life I really have to search the depths of my soul and trust that Jesus and the story He’s writing with my life really is better. I don’t have to help Him write the story.