Posted by: richardpowell2013 | May 12, 2015

It Is Never About Being Easy

Spirit Moments

The commandment of Jesus to love is so self-evident it should be readily accepted by almost everybody. And yet today, His followers are being persecuted and executed in many parts of the world like never before. And many of those of profess to follow Him are hardly the loving and giving people Christ wants His followers to be. G.K. Chesterton once wrote, “Christianity has not been tried and found wanting; it has been found difficult and not tried.”

Often, it is difficult to get out of one’s self to love and serve others. It is a lot easier just to look out for one’s self only.

Often, it is difficult to forgive those who have hurt us and even more so to turn the other cheek. It is a lot easier and sweeter to plot revenge and get even – in a distorted sense of justice.

Often, it is difficult to…

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