“We are God’s work of art, created in Christ Jesus to live the good life as from the beginning He meant us to live it”
I love my little wall hangings that remind me of how God’s heals the brokenness not by hiding the scars but by putting me back together making a beautiful work of art. God’s love is the cement that puts back together the parts of me that seemed unsalvageable from the things I crumbled under.
What I like about this wall hanging is it reminds me of community. God’s healing touch was made known to me by others. Without the stories of others who told me how God heals, without the support of others working to bring the message of healing and without the courage to join in to bring healing to others — I may not have turned things over to God – I may have stayed crumbled.
Grateful for God’s love, for God’s helpers and that I can choose today to bring healing and hope to others.
And He gave some as apostles, others as prophets, others as evangelists, others as pastors and teachers, to equip the holy ones for the work of ministry, for building up the body of Christ, …
[The challenge is always to do something good each day to build up a person or the body of Christ! — Still reflecting on this…. ]