Psalm 139:1-6 and 2 Corinthians 4:5-12
Today we celebrate with graduates of all levels. Some in our church family are finishing Kindergarten, some middle school, some high school, some college. At every marker, as we move into a new era of our lives, we have to learn to gradually adjust our own self perceptions, and those around us must make adjustments as well. Graduations are a visible sign of movement and growth and deserve to be celebrated!
It is a good day to be reminded of the treasure we carry around in us, whether we are 5 or 18 or 21 or 50 or almost 105! Paul’s clay pot metaphor describes us like the fragile, every day clay pots, used for multiple purposes in his day and time, but so very dispensable, easily broken or chipped or cracked. Continue reading