Sermon Jan 19 2020 St Chad’s Linwood
Do you remember a time when you were young, and you realised what sort of work you wanted to do? Many young children go through phases of wanting to be firemen, ballerinas, princesses, the President.. and that’s maybe all on the one day! But there comes a point, often when we are in our teens, that something gels, something hits us. Maybe we meet an influential person who we look up to, and say to ourselves, That’s what I want to do. I want to be like them.
Our readings for today deal with life-changing moments like this. In The Isaiah reading, there is a sense of purpose, of destiny, of pre-ordination.
“The Lord called me before I was born”. Continue reading