Thursday, April 11, 2013

Passionate Pursuit

"If someone ever asks you  'What's so special about Christianity? What sets it apart from Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam, or anything else?' your answer is found right here. Nowhere else do we find God in passionate pursuit of people...."

"...You can't understand the seriousness of idolatry without understanding the jealousy of God. Any you can't understand his jealousy without some understanding of his relentless, powerful love for you, because they are intertwined."

       - Kyle Idleman,  Gods At War: Defeating the Idols That Battle For Your Heart. pages 48-49