If our picture of 'successful' Christianity is that of a band & a pastor in front of a large audience, we need to reread the Gospels
The disciples didn't ask Jesus to teach them how to preach, or how to be good leaders. They asked Him: 'Teach us how to pray'
Blessed are those who give without remembering and take without forgetting - Elizabeth Bibesco
Christ is color-blind, status-blind and gender-blind. Sadly many who follow Him aren't