Yes, God was the first to cry. Just like God was the first to set His face upon evil to (Leviticus 20:6); to stretch out his hand (Isaiah 23:11), to be sorry (Genesis 6:6) and to grieve (1 Samuel 15:35). God cried and cries. Why? And for whom?
In the movie Selma, Martin Luther King, Jr. is seen consoling Mr. Cager Lee, an 82 year old man, who is in the morgue identifying the body of his grandson, Jimmy Lee Jackson. Jimmy, killed in 1965 during a peaceful protest in Selma, Alabama by a state trooper, was only 27 years old.
Faith in the middle of unchartered territories: Lauri Swann wraps up her series at #ScholarsCompass.
Further into unchartered territories: Lauri Swann talks about obedience at #ScholarsCompass.
Lauri Swann reflects on listening for God’s voice in unchartered territories.