Listen to Your Heart

Matthew 13:44
“The kingdom of heaven is like a treasure buried in a field, which a person finds and hides again, and out of joy goes and sells all that he has and buys that field.”

The kingdom of heaven…or as Jesus is sometimes quoted as saying…the kingdom of God…is SO valuable, SO worth experiencing…that it would be well worth selling all that we had if that would attain it! Perhaps if we cut our attachments to possessions, prestige and the desire for power…those three things would cease to be our motivation? Maybe then our motivation would be to love God, love all people and love all things. Then the kingdom of God just might take us by surprise as we discover our true selves.

Suggested song of the day– “Listen to Your Heart” on the Listen to Your Heart album.
Hear free clips of Bill’s songs by clicking on Bill Tonnis’ Music on iTunes to the right.
CDs available by clicking on “home” and then the “store” tab.
Remember…God loves you!

About billtonnis

Child of God, Pastoral Minister, Chaplain, Music Minister, Jail Minister, singer-songwriter, author, activist, former radio news anchor, imperfect follower of Jesus inspired by God's unconditional love, proud uncle... what else is there?
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