Right or wrong, I have always been intrigued by the seeming dichotomy between the “…my burden is easy” of scripture and the actual experience if walking out the gospel on a day to day basis. I fully believe that we have been given the free gift of “…life and that more abundantly” but my actual experience often seems to fall short of this ideal.
In all of this thinking and wondering, I am not trying to make excuses for my lazy sinful old self that crops up from time to time or my lack of faith that fully realized would enable me to jump off the fence that I find myself on.
I have been torn my entire Christian life with this dilemma—that there is
a way to enter into a completely overcoming life. I know this sounds a
bit naive but some part of me is still looking for the password that
will usher me into a life—that no matter what comes—I can laugh at my
circumstance and continue.
Knowing that it is there and becoming fully realized in it are two very different things.
In short—because I am really up to my neck in work alligators—I give you the following to ponder with me.
A friend of mine posted this video on her my space page and I thought it interesting enough to share it with you and see what you get out if it (isn’t that what bloggers do?).
So here goes…..