In the ten years I’ve known Jesus, I’ve talked a lot about Him—with strangers, friends, family, and everyone in between. But if there was a book called How Not To Talk About Jesus, I’d probably qualify for making just about every evangelism error in there.
It was a hot, Texas summer day, and I was headed to Starbucks to get an iced vanilla latte. Right as I pulled up to the speaker to order my drink it happened . . . the Holy Spirit started convicting my heart.
Have you ever wondered why you wear clothes? They can be cumbersome, and it’s often just plain stressful finding the right outfit. So why do you even bother with them? When you understand the original purpose for clothing, it totally changes everything.
If you’re lucky, you’ve got a few more lazy days of summer left, but it won’t be long before nothing-to-do turns into how-will-I get-it-all-done. As you look ahead to the new school year, you need to know about the Rule of Three.
Maybe you will get married some day and maybe you won’t, but that craving? The desire you have to pledge your life to someone else in the name of love? That craving is about something bigger, and I know for a fact that it will be satisfied.
Recently I got an email from a young girl asking for my advice. I chuckled inwardly when I read it because it seemed so . . . juvenile. In the past, I’ve been tempted just like her. But I sinned in that temptation. Sympathy should come easy for me, then, right?