by Randy Chambers, 2014-05-12
Matthew 22:37-39, NIV: Jesus replied: "Love the Lord your God with
all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the first
and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: Love your neighbor as
Life can get so incredibly busy. Perhaps some would see this as a bit of an
understatement. Our jobs, schooling, church and activities occupy most of our
schedules. Days, weeks and months seem to be flying by. At the end of which we
often look back and wonder where it all went. Perhaps we wonder as well, just
how important all those activities were, and what difference they really made.
When life is a blur, its hard to see where you have been, where you are going,
and sometimes it is even difficult to see where you are. And somewhere in the
mix, we completely lose sight of what is important--as life that would be lived
for God, people and purpose, becomes an endless task list.