Often, at the first of the school year, teachers have students list their favorite things... their interests... their preferences. It helps the teacher to get to know a little about each student as they begin the journey of a semester or two of learning together.
Over the years, I occasionally have had a student who will list spiritual things as their favorite. This happened this week and I KNOW why it happened.
A daddy and mommy who believe that Jesus is the answer to life have modeled:
- in the home
- in the car
- in the garden,
- in the grocery store
- in a myriad of other places
how people live and act when they believe in STANDING IN CHRIST ALONE. Thank you, transforming daddy! Thank you, transforming mommy!
So, when little kindergartener, Maggie, was asked by her teacher this week to draw a picture, she drew with certainty herself standing where she stands best: