An Important Question for Discussion

16 Jan

I have been enjoying the discussion on the blog lately and want to throw out what I think is an important question from Scot McKnight.  He asks:

How much of our vision for what God is doing in this world is shaped by a belief that God saves us in order to have an intimate relationship with him (personal piety) that flows over into fellowship with others, rather than Jesus’ bigger kingdom vision of what God is doing in this world and that personal piety is designed by God to prompt us to work for that vision?

I actually think this is a pretty central question to our understanding of God and what it means to be a Christ-follower.  I would love to hear your thoughts…

1 Comment

Posted by on January 16, 2010 in Uncategorized


One response to “An Important Question for Discussion

  1. Kit McDermott

    January 16, 2010 at 5:00 pm

    <p>Thanks, Ben. Pray for our willingness to give everything we are and everything we have for Kingdom restoration including our very lives! The time really is short.</p>



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: