For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who
are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God. For it is written: “I will destroy the
wisdom of the wise;
the intelligence of the intelligent I will frustrate.” 1Cor. 1:18&19
The simplicity of the gospel can be challenging to
comprehend. God wanting to save the world came not as a conquering warrior but
a loving messiah; he was obedient to death and through death subjugated the
devil. The wisdom of God is always superior. There is ultimate power and beauty
Jesus said come with a childlike trust, ask,
seek and knock and you’ll not be disappointed. It’s not so much what you can do
by your own efforts but who you are; a trusting child of God.
If we’ve ever needed the superior wisdom of God
packaged in simplicity, it is now. The challenges we face are real and
unprecedented, ranging from simple socioeconomic issues to very complex security
concerns among others.
In the words of Albert Einstein, “The
significant problems we have cannot be solved at the same level of thinking
with which we created them.”
have together decided to exit the EU, regardless of how you voted in the
referendum, now we must all pull together and channel a new part for our
nation. Politicians are only our representatives; we all must look up together.
all your battles with the high and mighty (corporate of personal), may the
simplicity of God’s wisdom save and preserve you in Jesus’ name.