Here’s my favorite bit:
I’ve had to re-think how I view the Christian life and one thing I’ve had to admit to myself is that my desire to do big things and have an impact was driven in large part by the desire to feel significant. And the motivation to feel important and significant is drawn towards words like radical and runs from words like ordinary. The desire to make an impact might have more to do with boosting my self-esteem than it does with calling or vocation or long-term commitment. It’s not that these desires are wrong. They are wired into all of us.
No go read it. Quickly, before you’re trampled by tiny lizards or you meet an alien who gives you super-powers and you get caught up in some crazy adventure and then you forget!