Month: May 2013

The hardest word to say to God

When I was 18 years old, I had asked God for my mission in life. “Are you willing to suffer for me?” He had asked. Stunned and abashed, I confessed that I wasn’t ready to say ‘yes’ to such a question. The Lord lovingly replied, “Until you are able to say ‘yes’ to this question, you are not ready to know your mission in life.” And then He told me that if I was willing, He would make me his soldier. But there would []

Paul Ellis

“The love of God is the greatest force in the universe. Sin wilts before it. When you encounter the undaunted and unending love of Christ, it changes you. You no longer want to sin. The passing pleasures of this world lose their appeal because you have found a love that is truer and better by far.”