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Mark 2:22 No one puts new wine into old wineskins; otherwise the wine will burst the skins, and the wine is lost, and so are the skins; but one puts new wine into fresh wineskins.
Shortly after I heard this song and made the connection between new wine and my life, I read this chapter of Mark. I realized I was trying to put my resurrected heart back into my old life, and the two were incompatible. I needed new wineskins.
Jesus radicalizes everything. In light of his fulfillment of the Law, his victory over death, and his invitation for us to have a resurrected life with him—we cannot be the same after an encounter with him. Let’s not even try.
MOVING FORWARD: Do you need new wineskins?