“To live is Christ” means you can live fearlessly. You can love recklessly. You can give all of yourself away today. Knowing that all the earth is yours in Christ and all will be restored in his presence.
“To live is Christ” means that today, if you will hear his voice, and not harden your heart, Jesus Christ stands ready to exchange your life for his.
Reflect the light and glory of our Suffering Servant Jesus to all you can in these darkest of times. Pour out his love like a fountain. Forgive. Be patient and long suffering. Listen more than you talk. Show kindness in small ways. Share. Pray. And embrace “to live is Christ.”
“To live is Christ” is simply to rest in this messianic work of God. The work he alone could accomplish.
“To live is Christ” is only possible for you and me because Jesus Christ said, like Paul would 700 years later, “to die is gain.”
“To live is Christ” offers to us the very strength of God. His resurrection power. Christ’s tireless love living in us.