Tag Archives: spiritual hunger

Three simple rules

We are hungry, and we live among hungry people in a hungry world. Most people in the world are hungry for food in ways I have never known, though one day I may, but that’s not the kind of hunger I’m thinking of. I’m thinking of a deeper hunger, the hunger of the heart for […]

Food that endures

Do not work for the food that perishes, but for the food that endures for eternal life. (John 6:27) Tired and hungry after spending so much energy that Sunday morning, I wanted nothing more than some quiet solitude to replenish my soul and a good lunch to nourish my body. I got those things and […]

Why you need to stay hungry

Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, Jesus said. Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for what? Most people today, when asked what they hunger and thirst for, probably would not say “righteousness.” My hunch is, if I ask you what you’re living for, you might list several things, but righteousness would […]