This following Jesus thing is quite the journey.
What is very challenging about it is just how seismic the transformation is from who you are before following Him to who you are working towards being when you start following Him.
I became very much aware of the culture I was in, the culture I was used to and the change of culture that’s needed. Jesus within doesn’t just change morals, He changes the outlook on everything and the challenge is to be faithful to working to that change and being aware of the cost of that for the rest of life.
The culture of the church is a great community to practice this new lifestyle and exploring all things new. Just as, however, the individual growth is made of falls and mis-steps, so the community journey can often be fraught with mistakes. However, just as the individual journey depends on…
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