Being Human Beings

A Post By Our Daily Bread Ministries

When asked to define his role in a community sometimes uncooperative with law enforcement, a sheriff didn’t flash his badge or respond with the rank of his office. Rather he offered, “We are human beings who work with human beings in crisis.”

His humility—his stated equality with his fellow human beings—reminds me of Peter’s words when writing to first century Christians suffering under Roman persecution. Peter directs: “All of you, be like-minded, be sympathetic, love one another, be compassionate and humble.” Perhaps Peter was saying that the best response to humans in crisis is to be human, to be aware that…

By: Our Daily Bread
Date: November 24, 2017 at 04:37PM
Title: Our Daily Bread Ministries
URL: http://ift.tt/2A8UvGQ

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  • Their mission is to make the life-changing wisdom of the Bible understandable and accessible to all.
Daily Bread Ministries Vision
  • Their vision is to see people of all nations experiencing a personal relationship with Christ, growing to be more like Him, and serving in a local body of His family.

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