Some indeed preach Christ from envy and rivalry, but others from good will. The latter do it out of love, knowing that I am put here for the defense of the gospel. The former proclaim Christ out of selfish ambition, not sincerely but thinking to afflict me in my imprisonment.
If There Were a Transcript
While speaking at the Desiring God Conference for Pastors last week, Francis Chan asked, “If there were a transcript of your prayers for the last week or so, what would come through to a reader of that transcript as the ‘one thing’ you desire of the Lord?”
“One thing have I asked of the LORD, that will I seek after: …” (Psalm 27:4)