Have you ever experienced a time in your life that seemed like a total coincidence? Some series of events and outcomes that were so unexplainably, yet perfectly connected? Maybe you wondered if a Divine Hand might be guiding all of it?
This week in Acts 8:26-40, we get to see how the Holy Spirit orchestrated events long ago so that the right two people would meet at just the right time to accomplish just what God had planned. The account of Philip and the Ethiopian Official is profound testimony of the power of God’s Spirit working with the eager obedience of his follower. It is a challenge to us, as followers today, to consider how we might be sensitive the Holy Spirit’s leading in our lives to take the Gospel of Jesus Christ to the world.
As you dig into the Missions Month devotional passages this week, consider this quote:
“It is only the Spirit of God who enables one to carry on the redemptive mission of evangelism… In this light, evangelism was not interpreted as a human undertaking, but as a divine […]