Recently I read an article a pastor wrote on today's church: "I look around at church people who really, by any standards, just love Christ a little bit. They don't care for worship, not much of it anyway. Prayer bores them to tears. The Bible is tedious. Their offering is only a token to ease the conscience. Our churches are loaded with them.
I ask myself, "Why?" Why? They say the same creeds, sing the same hymns. They may believe that the Son of God suffered and died to pay for our sin, but they show no love for Him, at best little love for Him. How can it be? What's the reason? I've got to figure they just don't think they need much forgiveness. "He who is forgiven little, loves little. But he who sees himself a hell-deserving wretch, when he's forgiven, loves much."
Source: Ryan Reed
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