Many have scoffed at the idea of the ascension of the Lord Jesus as told about in Acts
1:1-11. I believe similar "miracles" are taking place every day for those who have eyes to
see. Is there any possible way that a meal with our Lord Jesus could be shared as the first
meal ever to take place on the moon?
That possibility entered the planning of Buzz Aldrin. On Sunday, July 20, 1969, when Apollo 11 landed on the surface of the moon, Buzz had with him a miniature
communion set. As he prepared, he sent a message back to earth asking listeners to give
Thomas Willadsen Mary Austin Christopher Keating Dean Feldmeyer Ron Love George Reed Bethany Peerbolte
For January 20, 2018:
God Activates by Tom Willadsen — Perhaps God wants us to delight in each other and in the magnitude and depth of divine love. Perhaps the Lord wants to activate our gifts of the Spirit, to use them for the common good.
We are all intimately connected as one body in Jesus. Isaiah celebrates our intimate union with our creator, describing us as the joyful bride of God. Though there had been alienation and rejection from both sides in the past, the prophet describes us as God’s delight. That connection is also emphasized in Paul’s oddly graphic description of church folks as body parts — we need each other because we are not a living, breathing body if we are somehow separated.
When Jesus visited a wedding at Cana in Galilee, he showed that human disappointments matter to him and that he would be prepared to redeem them. This is a story about a young girl's bitter disappointment when she became a bridesmaid.