The Hard Road to Jesus’ Easy Yoke

The Hard Road to Jesus’ Easy Yoke

“Do you not know that in a race all the runners run, but only one gets the prize? Run in such a way as to get the prize.” – 1 Peter 5:8-9 We’ve been talking a lot about walking in the easy yoke of Jesus, and we’ve discussed how doing life attached to Him sets us free from the need to continually pretend that we’re perfect as we keep trying harder to win the approval of others. I’m sure by now, you’re fully convinced that this is the best way to live your life; however, you may wonder why certain Scriptures seem to contradict this idea. There’s no denying that Jesus, in addition to teaching rest, also instructs us to do things like take up our cross and follow Him and be crucified with Him. How, then, do we rationalize what seems to be a paradox? Is Jesus’ yoke easy or

Read More »

Receive your daily eDevotional

Don't miss new updates in your email!