“[Christ] himself granted that some are apostles, prophets, evangelists, pastors and teachers to equip the saints for the work of ministry, for building up the body of Christ, until all of us come to the unity of the faith and of the knowledge of the Son of God, to maturity, to the measure of the full stature of Christ.” Ephesians 4:11-13 (NRSVUE)
Each new morning brings fresh opportunities to seek God's wisdom and follow God's way.
Just as God can take a tiny snowflake and use it to create a majestic winter scene, so too can God use us to accomplish mighty deeds.
"Because of your great compassion you did not abandon them in the wilderness. By day the pillar of cloud did not fail to guide them on their path, nor the pillar of fire by night to shine on the way they were to take." Nehemiah 9:19 (NIV)
When one door is closed to you, trust that God will open another in due time.
"If I rise on the wings of the dawn, if I settle on the far side of the sea, even there your hand will guide me, your right hand will hold me fast." Psalm 139:9-10 (NIV)
In Advent, we wait and we watch, longing for the Light of the World come.
Friendship is one of God's greatest gifts to us.
"Ever since the creation of the world God's eternal power and divine nature, invisible though they are, have been understood and seen through the things God has made." Romans 1:20 (NRSVUE)