WHY AM I NOT ALL I KNOW I SHOULD BE?
ROMANS 7: 18 - 19
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JESUS CHRIST wants to enable you to become all your were created
to be. He had such a compassionate desire for this that He died
on Calvary's cross to make it possible. He desires to see you
reach your full potential and be all you can be.
Doubtless, deep down you share this desire with Him. You too
want to be the you He created you with the capacity to be. That
doesn't mean you have to be the best at anything. It simply
means you ought to be your best at everything.
The spiritual aspect of this forces us to consider why we aren't
the person spiritually we ought to be.
Christ deserves dedication like that given the British by the
soldiers from Nepal, known as Gurkhas, who fought with them in
Indonesia in 1964. The Gurkhas were courageous and fiercely
loyal. These primitive people made up for their lack of training
by their boldness. One mission called for there to be persons
air dropped behind enemy lines in a section of Borneo. The
British request for the Gurkhas to make the jump was declined at
first. After consideration they sent word they would do it under
certain conditions. The first condition was that the area of the
drop had to have reasonably soft ground with no rock
outcroppings. The second condition was that the plane had to fly
as slow and low as possible, not over 100 feet.
Their three request: fly slow and low over soft ground and they
The British told the Gurkhas ...
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