By Francis Chan
God is love. loopy, relentless, omnipotent love. have you questioned if we’re lacking it? It’s loopy, for those who give it some thought. The God of the universe--the author of nitrogen and pine needles, galaxies and E-minor--loves us with a thorough, unconditional, self-sacrificing love. and what's our common reaction? We visit church, sing songs, and take a look at to not cuss. no matter if you’ve verbalized it but or not...we all recognize somethings unsuitable. Does whatever deep inside of your center lengthy to wreck unfastened from the established order? Are you hungry for an actual religion that addresses the issues of our global with tangible, even radical, suggestions? God is asking you to a passionate love courting with Himself. as the resolution to spiritual complacency isn’t operating tougher at a listing of do’s and don’ts--it’s falling in love with God. And when you stumble upon His love, as Francis Chan describes it, you'll by no means be a similar. simply because while you’re wildly in love with a person, it adjustments every little thing.
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I used to believe that in this world there are two kinds of people: natural worriers and naturally joyful people. I couldn’t really help it that I was the worrying kind. I’m a problem solver, so I have to focus on things that need fixing. God can see that my intensity and anxiety are ministry related. I worry because I take His work seriously. Right? But then there’s that perplexing command: “Rejoice in the Lord always. ” (Phil. 4:4). ” No, it’s a command for all of us, and it follows with the charge, “Do not be anxious about anything” (v.
Did you hear? I’m so proud of him. My dad died doing what he loved doing most. ” I was asked to share a word with everyone gathered. There were children, grandchildren, neighbors, and friends. I opened my Bible to Matthew 10:32–33: “Whoever acknowledges me before men, I will also acknowledge him before my Father in heaven. ” I asked everyone to imagine what it must have felt like for Stan. ” One second he was confessing Jesus; a second later, Jesus was confessing him! It happens that quickly. And it could happen to any of us.
She hugged me and cried. One of her sons, John, stepped out of the car weeping. He asked me, “Did you hear the story? Did you hear? I’m so proud of him. My dad died doing what he loved doing most. ” I was asked to share a word with everyone gathered. There were children, grandchildren, neighbors, and friends. I opened my Bible to Matthew 10:32–33: “Whoever acknowledges me before men, I will also acknowledge him before my Father in heaven. ” I asked everyone to imagine what it must have felt like for Stan.
Crazy Love: Overwhelmed by a Relentless God by Francis Chan