There is no room for the philosophy that the Christian life is certain to be in continual hardship when reading about the promises of God. There is also no room for the philosophy that the Christian life will always be easy when examining martyrdom and persecution. Let’s think critically and realize that we’re called to both sacrifice and glory. To abound and to be abased. To take up our cross and die daily. To receive Christ’s new abundant life.
He kinda has hips! This gives me hope. I just need bigger shoulders …