As we celebrate Mother’s Day on Sunday, we will look at the story of Naomi and Ruth, two mother’s forced together in an attempt to survive. They are responsible in strange ways for much of the nation of Israel’s future. Their path is not an easy one, and it is filled with peril, but they reveal in many ways what being a mother is.
Jesus’ prayer for his disciples, raises a question we have to answer throughout our life. How comfortable are we with the world? There are very distinct implications for those of the world and not of the world. The Christian experience requires an introspective look at ourselves to see where we stand when it comes to Jesus Christ: are we of this world or not of this world?