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What does sufficiency mean for the disciple?

The word “sufficient” means “needed amount”, or “wanted amount”; and life has lots of needs and wants. For example, food and water are needed to live, and of course, humans are designed to work and have purpose. However, the description of sufficiency in the Bible is very different than food, water, and work; it’s an adequacy deep in a person’s spirit. Paul described it this way:

“Not that we are sufficient of ourselves to think of anything as being from ourselves, but our sufficiency is from God, who also made us sufficient as ministers of the new covenant, not of the letter, but of the Spirit; for the letter kills, but the Spirit gives life.” – 2 Corinthians 3:5-6 NKJV

Is there a sense of adequacy deep in your spirit? We all have a certain hunger within our heart and Christ is the…

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