Ezekiel 37:1–14; John 11:1–45
God calls us out of the metaphorical tombs in which we are buried: addiction, hopelessness, guilt. But I believe God also calls us out of the tangible tombs of entrenched poverty, poor education, and limited opportunity.
1 Samuel 16:1–13
Can someone be called and not know it, at least until God does something to reveal God’s intentions? Apparently David is an example of this.
The author of the fourth Gospel knows we nee