On sports teams, there are various roles and it’s the same on God’s team as we fulfill our role with the common purpose of winning souls for Christ. John the Baptist’s role in history was to be God’s messenger who prepared the way to a new Kingdom of grace in which Christ fulfills.
God has a role for all of us to play and fit into His plan. Today, I’m praying for my role on my church’s technical/media team. I’m praying for my work on this site as I gather research material and post some thoughts; that it may develop into a place people can come to for personal Bible study or to gather ideas and material for small group discussion.
List any videos you are reminded of as you read this passage. Here is a link to one for this reading: How Great is Our God – Chris Tomlin. My hope is that you will be moved by this video and that it inspires you as you spend this day with God. Understand that God has given us a common purpose as believers. Therefore a bond or chemistry develops and a group working for a common purpose achieves results that matter.