I love being around crowds. I love cities and crowded restaurants. I love mingling with people after church on Sundays. But all of that exhausts me. Am I an introvert or extrovert? I’ve heard it said that the extrovert is energised by being around people where the introvert is energised by being alone. As much…
Money is God’s number 1 competitor for your attention.
Whether we have money or not in this part of our journey, God wants us to look to him for everything.
Bread is a staple part of most people’s diet. But Jesus, the bread of life, wants to be are mainstay.
A bag on a journey has two uses:
To take provisions and essential items
To carry things you acquire on the way
And Jesus tells us not to bring a bag on our mission to share his Kingdom.
For the disciples, letting go of the staff must have felt vulnerable. Like the difference between riding a bicycle and a unicycle.
Cancel your breakdown cover and throw the spare tyre out. Leave the spare keys at home and don’t take any money for the services on the way. And no bank cards.