Over the last few years I have had the chance to watch different Christian liberal arts colleges lose their place of influence in the communities they serve. I asked the question, “Why? What happened that caused them to no longer be outwardly focused?” Here are a few thoughts for us to ponder.
God’s presence is often referred to as beautiful. When a person gives their heart to Christ, it is beautiful. When we see the moving of the Holy Spirit in the life of a wayward believer, it is beautiful. When the world sees God working in powerful ways, it is beautiful. When a child is born and takes its first breath, it is beautiful.
In the Old Testament,