Sunday, October 30, 2011

Daily Thought: We are The Messiah's People

"Who then are we?  We are the Messiah's people, with his life now at work in us.  And, since the central thing about him  is his loving faithfulness, the central thing about us, the only thing in fact that defines us, is our own loving faithfulness, the glad response of faith to the God who sent us his son to die for us.  This is the very heart of Christian identity." ~ N. T. Wright, Paul for Everyone: Galatians and Thessalonians, p. 26

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