For from him and through him and to him are all things.
God made billowing clouds, glowing bugs, flowering cacti, and our crazy, trillion-celled, complex bodies. When we see these magnificent mysteries, we think, yes, that’s God, but why do we struggle to buy into the idea that God created us with special care, and planned each of our gifts and abilities?
Do you know Heifer International began with one man and seventeen cows? I wonder what would have been if Dan West thought farm animals unimportant.
Do you know by the age of eighty-seven, Clara Hale raised more than 1,000 children? I wonder what would have become of those kids if Clara thought mothering unworthy.
Prepare to brag. Tell me one thing you do well. It can be silly or serious. I'd love to hear about your talents and if you find them worthy or worthless.
*Post inspired by Brad Meltzer’s Heroes for My Son