How I (don’t) Want to Live

How I (Don’t) Want to Live

Rev. Shane L. Bishop

I have been thinking a lot this year about how I want to live, Actually, I have been thinking about how I don’t want to live.

First of all I don’t want to live with unforgiveness in my heart. I could, in fact I think it is much easier than forgiving, but I just don’t want to.

Second, I don’t want to live angry. There are plenty of things to get mad about and some of those things honestly should make us mad but I don’t want to live that way. I have never found that love and anger share the same space very well.

Third, I don’t want to live cautiously. It is not that I am reckless, it is just that I want to live a life that “plays to win” and not “plays not to lose.” I want to live fully and if I make an impact…

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Published by Rev. Shane L. Bishop

Senior Pastor of Christ Church, Fairview Heights, IL since 1997. I am an orthodox Christian but I am not in a bad mood about it. A Distinguished Evangelist of the United Methodist Church.

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