Saturday, March 29, 2008


The Lord thy God in the midst of thee is mighty; he will save, he will rejoice over thee with joy; he will rest in his love, he will joy over thee with singing. Zephaniah 3:17

The words "Christian responsibility" comes through to me as a misnomer. When I hear someone use that term they are usually trying to describe something I must do if I am going to be a Christian. I prefer the term "Christian response." I "respond" to Jesus Christ, but I tend to get burdened down by thinking I have a "responsibility" toward Him. I mean, how could I possibly, as a mortal being, assert myself as ever having fulfilled my responsibility to the God of the universe? It's presumptuous. By my responding to Him, I am set free, but......