Wednesday, November 11, 2009

100 word wedneday: everything...

1 John 3:16-20

The conclusion is inescapable. Jesus asks much more of us than just believing right things.

Our society compartmentalizes life:

Work [here] Friends [here] Church [here] Finances [here]

But our faith must permeate every aspect of our life. We can’t compartmentalize faith to Sunday mornings—it’s more than a political affiliation, hobby, or thing to do. Our faith must be like the very air we breathe. For when we breathe in Jesus, we exhale Him to those around us. The poor, the rich, the lonely, the successful, the annoying, the amazing—every one needs Jesus like everyone needs air.

What does God expect from us? Everything.

*Thanks to Dr. Suzanne Wyle from Whitter College for forcing me to critically think in 100 words or less. Go Poets!

12 comments:

Jenn said...

I love this idea... you've got me thinking now.

Are you back in college?

Anonymous said...

Word! ;)

-j

Jasmine said...

Hahaha! Professor Wyle?! You went THERE?! hahaha!

christy said...

yes!!

juniorj said...

Everything!!! I didn't sign up for this! :)

Anonymous said...

Bad writer here I struggle with my witting = (…. nice post Bianca

Daniel said...

Dios es TODO!

Tish said...

and He deserves our everything, too!

Bianca said...

@jenn: no, i graduated from WC already, but i never thanked dr. wyle for pushing me beyond what i thought was possible.
@junior: when are you going to do a guest bloggity blog?
@anonymous: from a bad writer to a bad writer, the only way to get better is by practice. write 100 words a day... it's actually quite tough.
@tish: this is random, but you've inspired me to sponsor a child in a third world country. one day i'll tell you all about it :)
@daniel: yo quiero aprender espanol.
@christy and j: you guys always support me with comment love. i'm blessed!

Diandra Ann said...

I don't know if I have ever said any full and complete thought in just 100 words... is that even possible?

Well I guess you just did it :)

Well done!

jacquelinefigueroa said...

My fellow POET this is a great idea. I think I actually had that professor but I must have been absent that day. ;) You're awesome, you inspire me to want to be smarter. Love ya!

jacquelinefigueroa said...

BTW where do I sign up for "B creative writing 101?" :)

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