Julie Hout Brown (Arkansas, USA)
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God was reconciling the world to himself in Christ, not counting people’s sins against them. And he has committed to us the message of reconciliation. We are therefore Christ’s ambassadors. - 2 Corinthians 5:19-20 (NIV)
People who work in higher education frequently work on “bridge” programs. These programs may bridge the gap between high school and college or help students build a bridge between their current academic level and a higher one.
While preparing for a summer bridge program, I considered that God has created...
What bridge is God calling me to build today?
To be quick to help others
Respond by posting a prayer.
I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage to fulfill that calling. May we all open our eyes and see the misery, open our ears and hear the cries of God’s people, and, like God through the Lord Jesus Christ, be incarnate amongst them.”
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