The Outrageous Reality of the Gospel
If We Stay Here We Die
This question irks me: “Why do bad things happen to good people?” And if that question isn’t bad enough, there’s one that’s even worse: “Why do good things happen to bad people?”
These questions are the worst because they have everything to do with the idea that people “deserve” certain things. Good people deserve good things; bad people deserve bad things. (As if we were good judges of what people deserve?)
What does it mean to choose life?
In choosing life, at some point or another, you will find yourself at a decisive moment—a juncture—challenged by this realization:
If I stay here, I die.