Jesus had a vision for His city, wherever it happened to be that day. This is our city and our choice is to respond or ignore to the cries of its people.
Two weeks down. Or, you could say that there are eleven weeks to go. This semester has already turned out to be one of the most spiritually involved yet.
Hundreds of students are finding out that Lynchburg is their city.
They’ve decided that a year of school is not complete if they only take from the city and don’t give.
They’re looking at themselves and knowing that they have what it takes to make a significant impact.
This year has been different, and different has been good.
May we all pay careful attention to what we can do to see this city the way that Jesus saw his city.
Matthew 14:14, “When he went ashore he saw a great crowd, and he had compassion on them and healed their sick.”
Mark 6:34, “When he went ashore he saw a great crowd, and he had compassion on them, becuase they were like sheep without a shepherd. And he began to teach them many things.”