Have you ever found yourself thinking like this: that after the next big step you're real Christian life will start? You've had some great one-off experiences, say a short-term mission trip or some amazing conferences. You know there's so much more to be living for, that there's a life available in God that is truly amazing. But you just have to get through the next stage - finish your degree, build up capital to buy a house, get married... It's easy to keep pushing that 'real Christian life' into the future as we wait for a time where we're suddenly change into the people we dream we could be, but that's just not how following Jesus works! This is it! The life we're living now will determine how we're living in 5, 10, 20 years.
In the video above, Bishop Justin Duckworth challenges us to learn to live for God now, rather than waiting for some mystical time when things suddenly fall into place for us.
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