Sunday, July 9, 2017

89 The King Chooses the Weak and Vulnerable


In contrast to his often noisy and disbelieving critics, Jesus was a messiah they didn't expect: not seeking a human throne by insurrection and not boldly proclaiming an earthly kingdom by riot. Instead, he avoided conflict until it was his time to die. And he was insistent that his disciples would come from the ranks of the desperate and despised.