May. 19, 2021
Who are you? Who am I? What is our purpose? Have you thought about it? Does anyone care anymore, or are we just existing - taking what the world says we must take - and not really thriving, without God given purpose, direction, focus, and a context that nurtures His purpose for us?
"When I view and consider Your heavens, the work of Your fingers, the moon and the stars, which You have ordained and established, What is man that You are mindful of him, and the son of [earthborn] man that You care for him? Yet You have made him but a little lower than God [or heavenly beings], and You have crowned him with glory and honor. You made him to have dominion over the works of Your hands; You have put all things under his feet."
(Psalm 8:3-6 / Amplified Classic)
This is not an ego trip for human beings to exalt themselves as pagan "gods", but a quality of being (Christ like single minded humility before God) that was lost long ago in that event known as "The Fall," and to which God desires that we should be restored - through the redemptive work of Christ, and the process of our salvation through the Holy Spirit, which He extends to us and offers, within the context of His living body, the Church.
It begins here:
Mid week ponderings...