I’m not a big dreamer by nature.
That might surprise you, but the truth is that I’m often overwhelmed by those who are. They spin out ideas. They see the big picture when all I can see are the up-close challenges. They are visionaries and it’s exactly the way God made them.
When God asks some of us to dream big (and it doesn’t feel natural), we may:
. . . hold back.
. . . run the other way.
. . . resist.
. . . start counting all the ways we’ll fail, which gives us a perfect excuse to not try.
. . . point to those who are dreamers by nature, and ask God to pick them instead. [Read more…]