J. D. Greear on the Apostle Paul’s Tombstone

Every Thursday afternoon at Between the Times we highlight the writing of Southeastern alum, J.D. Greear, Pastor of The Summit Church in Raleigh-Durahm, North Carolina. Recently, J.D. reflected on the life of the Apostle Paul and the model it provides for how we live our own: what will be on our tombstones?

Here’s an excerpt:

Where do we get the strength to give more than we take? Only by looking to Christ. Paul was able to spend himself for the sake of others because there was one relationship in which he would always take more than he could give—his relationship to Christ. Jesus had given up far more for Paul than he would ever take from him.

Read the full post here and check back next Thursday for more from J.D.

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