One of the best new releases of this week is
Consider Your Calling:
Six Questions for Discerning Your Vocation
Gordon T. Smith
As an introduction to the book, here are the six questions that it asks (with a tiny clip for each that sheds light on what it means)
You’ll have to get the book for the full explanation of each question and why it is important…
What is the Cross you will have to Bear?
[The] invitation to identify with the cross is a reminder that our lives are lived for the sake of others. As so powerfully demonstrated in the hymn of Philippians 2, the life and ministry of Christ was one of self-giving. (93)