American Authors of "The Mulligan: A Parable of Second Chances"
The result of rejecting God's offer of forgiveness is to Going Out Lost Forever.
On the other hand, when we accept His ultimate mulligan...
In life, as in golf - you get good breaks you deserve, you get good breaks you don't deserve, you get bad breaks you deserve, you get bad breaks you don't deserve. Sometimes you are performing or playing better than you should and you have to deal with success. Sometimes you are performing worse than you should and you have to deal with failure.
You become an adult when you realize you are here to serve
and not to be served, to give and not to get
Many of us spend our whole lives pursuing illusive things such as wealth,
power, and status. These things are not bad, but if we make them the focal
point of our existence, we will end up missing the greatest joys of life.
When we base our sense of value and worth on our performance and the
opinions of others, we live on a perpetual roller coaster. If our performance
is good and people affirm us, we feel great. But, if we are struggling to meet
our goals and others begin to look down on us . . . you know what happens.
We begin to feel bad about who we are.