Jesus’ ministry was clearly defined, and the alternatives to the illusion and temptations of the desert were spelled out. A choice was made–life abundant, full, and free for all. Make no mistake about it, the day that choice was made, Jesus became suspect. That day in the temple he sealed the fate already prepared for him. How was the world to understand one who rejected an offer of power and control
Joan B. Campbell Quotes
Eternity has nothing to do with the hereafter… This is it… If you don’t get it here, you won’t get it anywhere. The experience of eternity right here and now is the function of life. Heaven is not the place to have the experience here’s the place to have the experience.
Furthermore, we have not even to risk the journey alone; for the heroes of all time have gone before us; the labyrinth is thoroughly known; we have only to follow the thread of the hero-path. And where we had thought to find an abomination, we shall find
But if a person has had the sense of the Call – the feeling that there’s an adventure for him and if he doesn’t follow that, but remains in the society because it’s safe and secure, then life dries up.
I don’t believe people are looking for the meaning of life as much as they are looking for the experience of being alive.
We must be willing to get rid of the life we???ve planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.
If you have the guts to follow the risk, however, life opens, opens, opens up all along the line.