"And Jesus increased in wisdom and stature, and in favour with God and man."
St. Luke 2:52
Br, Scott led our beautiful Morning Prayer service this morning. His sermon focused on the Gospel Lesson from St. Luke which describes Jesus's visit to Jerusalem when He was 12 years old. This visit to Jerusalem is the only recorded event from Jesus's childhood and shows aspects of both His divine and His human nature. The passage of time between His birth, this visit to Jerusalem, and the beginning of His ministry are often represented in print by ellipses or dashes which reminded Scott of this poem:
by Linda Ellis