I’ll deal with the second part of the verse tomorrow, let’s just hang out and reflect on this for a while.
Our call as Christians is to live lives where Christ is exalted in us. I think we can all agree on that, the crazy liberal and the staunch conservative, we as Christians stand in agreement that we are to exalt Christ. How we do that, and how we think we are supposed to do that varies a lot, but we start from the same basic point.
This is about as simple as you can get, and yet it is so hard to do, and I’ll spend the rest of my life trying.
Here is your challenge for the day, and think long and hard on this. The things you are most passionate about, the things you spend the most time doing, are those things for you or for Christ?