Equipping Your Reimagine Journey
I’ve realized two disturbing things about my “Gratitude Quotient” recently: (1) I’m not nearly as grateful as I should be for how God has blessed me; (2) Many of the things I’m now MOST grateful for are past events I wasn’t grateful for at all when they were taking place.
I call this second point “gratitude in retrospect.”
Perhaps you can relate. Have you gone through difficult times when it was extremely difficult to give thanks? But now, as you look…Continue
Added by Jim Buchan on November 28, 2013 at 12:55pm — No Comments
I recently had the great privilege of speaking to a group of 80 giant killers. They don’t all realize they are giant killers, but they truly are.
Before I spoke, God spoke to me very distinctly: “This will be the most important message you’ve ever given!”
“Wow, Lord,” I replied. “So this will be the BEST message I’ve ever preached?”
“No, Jim! I didn’t say that,” He replied. “I said the most important message—there’s a…Continue
Added by Jim Buchan on November 22, 2013 at 2:31pm — No Comments
I’ve been haunted lately by an old quote attributed to John Wesley, the famed English preacher and founder of Methodism:
“Give me one hundred men who fear nothing but sin and desire nothing but God, and I care not whether they be clergymen or laymen; such alone will shake the gates of hell and set up the kingdom of heaven upon the earth.”
My angst over this quote probably began when I entered the world of Twitter and began a daily count of my followers…Continue
Added by Jim Buchan on November 6, 2013 at 2:45pm — No Comments