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Vessels of Redemption
Following Judah's Lion ^ | Rick Frueh

Posted on 06/19/2010 10:30:41 AM PDT by CondoleezzaProtege

And so, this that we call redemption, it is a sacred trust that goes far beyond what we can ever imagine. Holding it high it shines like the heavens against the blackest night. But bring it down among those who desperately need it and it gets messy. It seeks out those who we would not seek, and it clings to some of the most undesirable among us. It finds the whore and passes by the elder. It finds a voice through an illiterate Sudanese mother and holds its tongue when the self righteous speak. It bows down to an eight year old and yet remains hidden to a genius. Redemption rests in straw and rejects the bed of down and extravagance. And what are to make of this? Redemption reaches out through the lips of Spurgeon and Wesley alike. Finney and Whitefield. MacArthur and Graham...

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TOPICS: Ministry/Outreach
KEYWORDS: jesus; redemption

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