I Still Lack
When Jesus heard this, he said to him, “ You still lack one thing. Sell everything you have and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow me.”
— Luke 18:22
Learning is a lifelong process.There will never be a day that you don’t grow (physically, emotionally, or spiritually). We learn from others and ourselves. We learn from trials, situations, uncontrollable events, our pets; the list is as unique as you are.
Teachers. We’ve all had ’em. When I looked up the word teacher in the Bible, about 85 percent of the references were “teacher of the Law.”
Jesus was a teacher. He had disciples, followers who yearned for his knowledge, people from the towns who came out to hear him speak, and religious leaders double- checking his accuracy of the Scriptures.
C. S. Lewis wrote in Mere Christianity that Jesus did not leave room for us to call him just a Good Teacher. Either Jesus was lying or he was right.
Jesus encountered a rich man ...
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