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What Matters Most?

There was a retired pastor at the church I served at in Texas who continued to be active in ministry until nearly 90 years of age. He would make calls on people who were sick or hadn’t been to church in a while. A team of people would drive him around because he couldn’t drive himself, but he just wouldn’t give up doing it. Pastor Horn loved Jesus—it was the most important thing in life to him. He desperately wanted…

Christ is First

Checklists are a wonderful thing. Whether it’s a list of things to pack for a trip, tasks that need to be completed, or places you’d like to visit, there’s just something deeply satisfying about checking stuff off the list and eventually marking the last thing off and knowing you’ve done it. I wish there was a checklist for getting into heaven. I’m not alone in this desire either. There was a rich young man in the Bible who wanted one…