Acts 17:27-28, 27So that they would search for God and perhaps grope for him and find him—though indeed he is not far from each one of us. 28For ‘In him we live and move and have our being’; as even some of your own poets have said, ‘For we too are his offspring.
Food for Thought:
Sometimes we feel all too distant from God. Some of us have theological concepts about God being this great man in the sky. But I love this passage because it captures the idea that God is never far from each of us.
Holy God, you have called us to follow in the way of your risen Son, and to care for those who are our companions, not only with words of comfort, but with acts of love. Seeking to be true friends of all. Bless and guide us as we seek to bring your kingdom here on earth. Amen.