We've heard this story before. We need to hear it again, and we need to tell this story to others who need to hear it. The world needed a redeemer. The world needs a redeemer.
Luke's gospel tells us Jesus' instructions for what not to do and what to do while we are waiting
1) Give up activities that distract--drunkenness and dissipation, but also plain old worry.What challenges you in this scripture?
2) Be alert
What hope does it offer?
If you knew how much longer you had to live, what would you do differently?
What would you be sure to continue doing?