Saturday, March 14

1 Corinthians 1:25-30

For God’s foolishness is wiser than human wisdom, and God’s weakness is stronger than human strength. Consider your own call, brothers and sisters: not many of you were wise by human standards, not many were powerful, not many were of noble birth. But God chose what is foolish in the world to shame the wise; God chose what is weak in the world to shame the strong; God chose what is low and despised in the world, things that are not, to reduce to nothing things that are, so that no one might boast in the presence of God. He is the source of your life in Christ Jesus, who became for us wisdom from God, and righteousness and sanctification and redemption.

 

God is calling us not because of who or what we are, but who we can become in Christ. He is the source of life in Jesus Christ, who became for us wisdom from God, and righteousness and sanctification and redemption.

 

Prayer

Dear Father God, please remind us to answer your calling in our life, even if we do not understand it. Your wisdom is so above man’s that we cannot question your plan for us. In Jesus’ name we pray, Amen.

 

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