Last week I ran across a verse in my studies that I have probably read and/or heard hundreds of times. But this time it pulled me up short.
This verse (I’ll tell you what verse soon, I promise) is acting like a mirror ball in the dance hall of my mind, throwing spots of light hither and yon. (That might be a bad metaphor – forgive me please.) These spots of light are illuminating verses and passages and driving me to ponder them anew.
Here’s the verse:
This is eternal life, that they may know You, the only true God, and Jesus Christ whom You have sent. – John 17:3
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