I see this as a pastor of even a wonderful church community. God get’s crowded out by anything and everything. And it’s easy to do … it’s easy to say, “Sunday is the only day I get to relax” and so we skip church. But at the expense of what? What are we teaching our kids?
Believe me, I understand! I really do, though as a pastor I have a responsibility to help people stay focused on what is most important – God; and helping people foster that relationship by keeping it fresh and on top of the list!
My challenge to you is to evaluate your life and see if anything is crowding God out, and if so change it. Don't wait and then have regrets later! Live a life with little or no regrets!
Joshua 24:15 "Choose you this day who you will serve … as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord"
I believe to truly have “God” at the top of our list means the following things: