So, so poignant…

Fuel for the journey


Jeremiah 1:Now the word of the Lord came to me (the prophet Jeremiah) saying, 5 “Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, and before you were born I consecrated you; I appointed you a prophet to the nations.”

Two points strike me this morning:

  1. This is a powerful testament to the sacred nature of human life. “Before I formed you in the womb, I knew you…” testifies to the divine intentionality of human conception and life. God “knows” us before we are even born. There is a plan and purpose for each human being – before it is even conceived.

That was true for Jeremiah, but it’s also true of you.

Perhaps you’ve had someone tell you, “God has a plan for your life!”. Sounds trite sometimes, but it happens to be true. You aren’t a mistake or a random collision of microscopic sperm and egg. God had something in…

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