And here’s another reason that we keep praying and do not lose heart. We know that this kingdom business is urgent business–we’ve heard it from Jesus’ own lips. Kingdom is not a matter that comes up for discussion from time to time. Kingdom is what is going on all the time, whether we are aware of it or not. But it is Jesus’ intent to make us aware of it. Kingdom requires a total renovation of our imagination so that we are able to see what our eyes do not see; so that we are capable of participating in what will not be reported in tomorrow morning’s newspaper…
Joining Deidra in quiet worship today.


  1. says

    That Eugene Peterson! Always telling it straight. And you’ve lifted up some powerful words, here. Along with a powerful image. Makes me remember that we have the keys to heaven…

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