This is the second week in our summer soul care! The scripture is James 1:2-5 and the theme this week is wisdom. I read somewhere, “knowledge is knowing a tomato is a fruit. Wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad.” Somehow wisdom seems a bit deeper than what goes in your fruit salad….
I AM the Good Shepherd Jesus said, “I am the Good Shepherd; I know my sheep and my sheep know me – just as the Father knows me and I know the Father – and I lay down my life for the sheep.” John 10:14-15 I AM the Light of the World…
When: May 25th, 8am-1pm For more information, contact Jessica.firstname.lastname@example.org
Just for fun today, we have a Pop Quiz to see how well you know the details of the Christmas story!
What does it mean to you, that the God of the universe is not a distant Lord ruling from the heavens, but a God who actually wanted to enter into the ups and downs of everyday life? What does it mean to you, that He can relate to what’s awesome and what’s hard in your life?
God is molding us, like a potter molds the clay. His ways are purposeful, careful, creative, and gentle yet firm enough to get the right effect, because He knows what He is preparing us for in the months to come, He knows how He is going to use us.
We don’t wander off on purpose. We just get so easily distracted by something or run aimlessly.
Do I need a reminder to remain?
Hurry into His presence daily and learn to live “freely and lightly.”
Let your lives overflow with joy and thanksgiving. But how?
Over and over again our God reminds us that His beauty is greater than our perception of ourselves in the mirror, or how the world would define beauty.