Thursday, April 2, 2015
Dying to Live
I envisioned Jesus hanging on the cross for me as the song was sung and suddenly I saw myself on the cross as if the Lord was asking me, "Are you prepared to die in order to live? To die to self? To die to the world? To fleshly desires? I felt God's love poured afresh into my heart as I reconsecrated my life to the Lord. It has been a tough 3 months. I have not worked as hard. I have lost count on the number of sermons I peeached. I am struggling with my health, barely holding up in this changing climate. It could be cold one night and hot another. The temperatures could plunge 10 degrees in a few hours. From 30 to 20 degree celcius. I am barely coping with the demands of ministry. I had less than half a day in KK and I was speeding back to Ranau over mountain terrains and found myself preparing for lectures before dawn and now for tomorrow's Good Friday sermon.
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