Radical readjustment

“A radical readjustment to my perspective on this life and the next” is what Nancy Guthrie says she needed when two of her children died in infancy from a rare genetic disorder. ( The One Year Book of Hope, Tyndale Press) It was not a luxury for her.  It was a survival necessity.  Perhaps, this is why Jesus teaches us to pray.  He knows that we live in a “pain-saturated, sin-soaked, darkness-loving world” and that only a vision of a “pain-free, perfect place ablaze with the glory of Christ” will sustain us.  Today when I pray “Thy kingdom come” I will ask God for this radical readjustment in my own life.  I will ask Him to change my perspective on where I am heading and what ultimately matters.  Friend, will you join me in saying these words, not with your lips, but with your heart.? Do you need a radical readjustment to your perspective?

Author: Don Guthrie

Don Guthrie is the Senior Pastor at FBCSA.

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