God's Greater Story

Updated: Jun 24

Dear Praying Friends,

Thank you for your commitment to pray for our prodigals and for revival in our circles. God is working and we want to be a part of that work. In preparation for the start of our men’s study this fall, I picked up the book that we hadn’t finished in the spring, Life With A Capital L - Embracing Your God-given Humanity, by Matt Heard.

It is a worthwhile read for all. He has a chapter entitled: Your Life Is Bigger Than You. In it, he highlights the wonder of God’s glory, because it is easy to become so consumed with our own life, circumstances, surroundings, and pursuits, that we forget the bigger picture.

J. R. R. Tolkien, in his classic Lord of the Rings trilogy, tells of four hobbits: Frodo, Sam, Merry, and Pippin, who knew almost nothing of the big world outside their little shire, but became central to the main theme of the story and the future of Middle-earth.

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