Wednesday, June 06, 2007

Desperate for Jesus and His Kingdom

"Desperate is a strong word. That’s why I like it. People who are desperate are rude, frantic, and reckless. Desperate people are explosive, focused, and uncompromising in their desire to get what they want. The New Testament is filled with desperate people, people who barged into private dinners, screamed at Jesus until they had his attention, or destroyed the roof of someone’s house to get to him. People who are desperate for spirituality very seldom worry about the mess they make on their way to be with Jesus." Mike Yaconelli

Would you describe youreslf as desperate? What would your friends say?

1 Comments:

Blogger Bob Stenhouse said...

I love it.... let's get loud, radical and messy as we seek Jesus and His truth....

Bob

11:57 PM  

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