Great, Big Dreams

Mars Hill

I recently read a book by Chip Ingram called, Good to Great in God’s Eyes: 10 Practices Great Christians Have in Common. Each chapter is one of the 10 practices:

  1. Think Great Thoughts
  2. Read Great Books
  3. Pursue Great People
  4. Dream Great Dreams
  5. Pray Great Prayers
  6. Take Great Risks
  7. Make Great Sacrifices
  8. Enjoy Great Moments
  9. Empower Great People
  10. Develop Great Habits

I am particularly interested in chapter 5. Great Christians Dream Great Dreams. In fact, he further defines this as a “big, hairy, audacious dream—something only God could do and that could not be defined as the product of human energy or effort.” This is something that God puts on your heart that you have no idea how it can possibly be accomplished, except by the power of God. I began to pray that the Lord would give me a “big, hairy, audacious dream,” and He answered almost immediately. Since…

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