, we’re operating out. We’re operating out of days and dates and dances. The hourglass was irreversibly flipped the day we have been born, and we’ve been depleting our sources ever since. Our spending is outpacing our deposits — a truth, I believe, that explains the reasoning behind miracle primary within the ministry of Jesus.
In response to John chapter 2, he was at a marriage. His mom, Mary, got here to Jesus with an issue: “They haven’t any extra wine” (John 2:three NIV). Mary offered the issue. Christ was reluctant. Mary deferred. Jesus reconsidered. He commanded. The servants obeyed, and the wineless wedding ceremony was abruptly wine flush. And we’re left with this message: our diminishing provides, regardless of how insignificant, matter to heaven. Keep in mind, pals, you’re by no means alone.