Powered by 4 - February 9, 2012

 

Traveling Light

today's reading.
Luke 9:1-17   nd he called the twelve together and gave them power and authority over all demons and to cure diseases...

the blog.
I travel a lot and I'd never intentionally leave on a trip with no bag, no money and no extra clothes. Yet, that's the exact instructions Jesus gives to the disciples when He sends them out to "proclaim the kingdom of God and to heal" (Luke 9:1-6). Think about that. Jesus' instructions had to be a little unsettling, even scary, for the disciples. Even so, they responded in obedience. They literally lived out their trust in Jesus.

So what did you learn from Luke 9:1-6 about trusting God and responding to His call to action (whatever that may be)? What about from verses 10-17? How are you living out your trust in Jesus? Tami W.

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