Our car rolled to a stop on the side of the highway. The difference between 55 mph and 0 mph was startling. Inside and out, our car looked to be in perfect working order––but now it couldn’t move.
I watched my Mr. Fix-It lift the hood and investigate. His answer was sure: All the right liquids were in all the wrong places. Our car had lost its ability to separate what mattered and for what purpose.
It made me think of this cliché: “You’re so heavenly minded you’re no earthly good.”
God intends for a heavenly mindset to mobilize us to act in faith while we’re still on earth, not to live stalled-out lives because we’ve mixed up our purpose while we wait for our tow into eternity.
The connection between heavenly-mindedness and earthly good is strong in Scripture…
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