Guest Post by: Dawn King
Director, New Creation Women's Center
There seem to be a lot of acorns this year. As I walked outside yesterday I noticed squirrels scurrying around gathering them. They are moving them away from their parent tree. They are taking them to new places, new ground. I was reminded that God does this with His followers. We grow from his massive branches and deep roots. Then in obedience, we spread to the ends of the earth.
Like an acorn we are "part" of the parent. When we are replanted and grow, we resemble our parent. A replanted acorn grows into an oak tree. A replanted follower of Christ grows into a disciple. It is God's desire that we share who we are in Him in our new place. We do that by being rooted in His word daily and by extending our branches to reach and embrace those who do not know of His great love for all people. Continue reading HERE...