What things in your life do you have to have a compelling reason for doing?
John came along and said that the compelling reason for everything is Jesus. What life changes or decisions have you made because Jesus was your compelling reason?
Have you ever had someone come alongside you at just right the time? Someone who could understand what you were going through because they too had been through it?
This is what Jesus is for each of us - there is no place that we could go that Jesus hasn’t been. The bible calls us to sit down with him in our suffering. When has Jesus been a comfort to you in your suffering?
Throughout history, Christians, though few in number, have been some of the first to respond to the world's hurt and darkness. Because of these radical communities of love with Christ at the center, many people have also become followers of Jesus. How can you, in your Chrisitian community, take practical steps to live this way?