"So go for it," The Teacher declares, "knock yourself out! But understand you're fooling yourself if you think any of it amounts to anything in the random, self-serving world we create for ourselves when God is not the central value in the equation."
Life from day to day offers an ongoing opportunity to engage what is meaningful and to put everything else in its proper place.
We stand in this liminal plane, on the threshold of eternity, and we grasp for God.
"Jesus is a little more inclusive than some of his followers tend to be." Jesus is God's invitation; Jesus is the gate itself, not a "Check your ID at the door" gatekeeper.
the beautiful privilege of living in the light comes also with the responsibility to follow Jesus in such a way that others are invited into the story.
Do we own a faith so deeply rooted in the love of Jesus that we're not afraid to take a few risks?