এটি তৈরি করতে একটি বড় চুলের একটি বড় পদাঙ্ক ছেড়ে নিতে না.
ঈশ্বরের রাজত্ব মধ্যে জিত সবসময় underdogs আপনি সর্বস্বান্ত হয়েছে. ঈশ্বর প্রায় সবসময় তার নিলামী করার miniscule গ্রুপ anoints. একটি দীর্ঘ সময় জন্য সাধারণত যদি না সব সময় প্রবেশ করুন - আমি শুরু করেছেন যে সমস্ত ছোট হয়েছে যেহেতু আমি এই উত্সাহব্যঞ্জক এটি. What God builds usually starts (and typically stays) on the smallish side.
I used to say that it started small but then would grow large, but now I see that often numbers usually only grow fat. I now see that it is almost always the case that a radical but small fringe gets the Kingdom lifestyle and message. Why does it stay small? It’s all about the offensive cost of mercy. Jesus said “Many are called but few are chosen” (Matt. 18). The context of that verse could well be restated, “Many are called but few choose” the Kingdom. The Kingdom, as God defines it, is always something that is set up according to his parameters, not ours. Most don’t like that much, so they protest, they decide it’s not for them, and vote themselves out of it like the religious people in Matthew chapter 18 (yes, it was the religious people who decided not to participate in the Kingdom once they figured out how the mercy of God works as in this story).
This Jesus story is fresh with me today. A few of us went out mixing it up with dozens of lost people who, like those in Nineveh, didn’t know their left hand from their right. We did a $1 carwash. We washed people’s cars and paid them a dollar for the privilege of serving them. We stunned many. Numbers teared up. We teared up! I’m always amazed what can happen when a few, enthused, dedicated people move in a common direction and pour their hearts into something. Do something great with God. It only takes a few.