Following Jesus – Two Essentials
When I was fifty, I entered a transition. It was a difficult time, a time of confusion, upheaval and disorder. Needless to say I was desperate to find something that would help me make sense of what I was experiencing. Thankfully the enlightenment came. In a moment of insight, in fact while I was grocery shopping, I connected what was happening to me with a transition in the life of Jesus. When Jesus was about thirty years old, he left Nazareth to begin a public ministry. This was a major change in his life. It involved two significant things.