Training for the Best
In Paul’s letter to Timothy, he contrasts physical training (which is good) to spiritual training (which is better).
I wonder, how often do we pursue things that are good, while pushing aside God’s things that are better?
That’s something to think about next time we’re working out or pursuing some leisure time activity. After all, I don’t want to live a good life, but the best life possible.
Peter DeHaan writes about biblical spirituality, often with a postmodern slant. He seeks a fresh approach to faith and following God through the lens of scripture, without the baggage of made-up traditions and meaningless practices. Read more in his books, blog, and weekly email updates.