Let our evangelism come out of a place of having become the word ourselves. There is a difference between knowing the word of God and becoming the word. Even more different from these two is being known by Him. That is a place where your life is so infront of Him that all our thoughts are being judged by Him. Its better it happens now before we stand infront of the judgement seat of God.
What Jesus says is so pure that till we shut down every other noise around us or in us, we will not fully understand what He really means. And till this happens there won’t be clarity so full of life that when oriented towards that our lives will reflect a permanent change.
People look for making spiritual mature men and women of God their spiritual fathers or mothers or mentors but how about making Holy Spirit your mentor. Are we substituting Him because we “see” these men and women of God directly ?
All human beings have needs. We have needs and concerns in our family life, our work life, our social life, in our private life, in our finances and
Jesus mentioned a kind of peace that the world could not give which illuminates that there is a false kind of peace which the world is giving.
Jesus said if we are lukewarm He will spit us out of His mouth. But people usually think that someday eventually they can be hot especially when their lives dont represent their King. But the question is why not be hot now ? Why not burn for Jesus ? All it takes is a choice to do so.