“You see, the standards you set for yourself and your ministry are directly related to your view of God. If you are feeding your soul everyday on the grace and glory of God, if you are in worshipful awe of his widsom and power, if you are spiritually stunned by his faithfulness and love, and if you are daily motivated by his presence and promises, then you want to do everything you can to capture and display that glory to the people God has placed in your care.” – Dangerous Calling by: Paul Tripp
Those are the words highlighted on my ipad in the above picture. I’m surrounded at my kitchen table by a group of people including my husband, that serve to reach African American college students.
During a recent Monday meeting we sat, opened God’s Words, prayed, cried and discussed how we were challenged by this statement and many others in the book we are reading together.
It was a life giving meeting – definitely the highlight of my Monday!
How does this excerpt challenge you?