If you are brave enough to step outside of your comfort zone, you don't have to look long to encounter homelessness, poverty, disease, abuse, and other vast needs. Once you see the injustice with your own eyes, you might find it hard to return to business as usual. You donate some money to the cause, but the restlessness remains. What now?
So many say yes to salvation and no to an adventurous and abundant Christian life. Why would we request a downgrade?
Most of us take our precious gift of salvation and then run off to live a long life of “trying.” We try to be really good and keep the commandments. We try to love the unlovable. As we quickly find out, we just can’t do it.