Give your life away

For many of us January means getting back to the cold and damp, and the daily commute. We can suffer from a general lack of motivation and the Christmas break feels an awful long time ago. But there is a way to experience life in all its fullness. Do you want life in all its fullness? Then learn to give it away .… listen to this 4 minute story.

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The Christian commandment to love others actually brings us as much benefit (possibly more) than those we serve. Perhaps that’s what Jesus meant when he made the curious statement: If you try to save your life, you will lose it. But if you give it up for me, you will surely find it, Matthew 10.39.

If you enjoyed this story, listen to Jesus on How To Be Great



The story in this podcast is an old tale of anonym­ous authorship

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Marie Gregor
Marie Gregor
8 years ago

Wonderful story!! So very true…when you do something for others you always receive the greater blessing!

9 years ago

Another great story Chris. Thank you!