MAGIC OF ENTHUSIASM
What’s wrong with living a normal decent life and going to church on Sundays? It is possible to live uninvolved with the work of God, with all our efforts directed toward our own prosperity and self-fulfillment.
We may even catch ourselves thinking that we will surely have no experiences of God like those of the saints. Yet why did not those who knew Jesus and loved Him not recognize Him after the resurrection? Could it be that only those with faith eyes, that were sharpened, knew Him? In fact, when we do make some faith assessments of our lives, we marvel that God actually saved us in circumstances so ordinary. Most of the time we miss it.
Through faith and in joy we can begin to have our own religious experiences. You will be amazed when you plod through each day with a little faith to assess events. The sacred and the secular become one — even the everyday stupid details, arguments, or chats. Most of the time we miss the significance of the daily because we are always waiting for dramatic situations to arise. Continue reading THE NORMAL DECENT LIFE 2