In Touch – October 25, 2013

Re: Life Has Gotten Simple

When your life brushes against death it tends to clarify things.  I don’t want to lose that clarity as I come back to Hopewell.  I am again sitting at my desk on a Friday morning writing my weekly “In Touch”, trying to understand what my new normal will be.  I will be commuting back and forth to Michigan as Andrew continues his recovery, that much is clear, but the depth of changes that have taken place in me will all have to be sorted out.

I do return with a clarity about the Gospel and a recall to evangelism that I believe will drive everything that I do for the rest of my life.  I have seen suffering from the Gospel side and I know that I want to recommit the rest of my life to sharing that Gospel gift to all who will receive it.  Life has gotten simple. (more…)