Thinking Out Loud

May 26, 2009

Keep Your Eyes on the Skies

Filed under: Christianity, Jesus — Tags: , , , , , — paulthinkingoutloud @ 4:16 pm

looking upSometimes, if someone is expected to drop by, you occupy the time in a room with a window facing the front of your home, with one eye on your work and one eye looking for their appearance.    In a recent Ascension Day devotional at Daily Encouragement, Stephen Weber suggested that the early church functioned in much the same way.   Imagine literally going about your day but constantly looking up to see if anyone’s coming!   That probably explains a lot of what motivated the early church to accomplish all that they did.

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