“For God loved the world so much….” that He came. Jesus came. He refused to stay in the comfort of His Heavenly paradise while the people that were creatively crafted in His own image were falling apart and headed for eternal destruction. His love extended and was shown in His coming.
As you are called to GO, you, in essence, are saying, “I’ll come.” What does it mean to you to know that you are leaving a place that has become so comfortable and familiar so that you can enter someone else’s chaos? How does “going” or “coming” translate “extended love?”
Extended Reading Option: Psalm 22:24
Extended Journal Option: When we think about how God came to us, what responsibility do we have to go to others? What does that look like?