Daily Meditation - Tuesday 9September 2008 - EXPECTANT FAITH & CONFIDENT TRUST



Peter Claver (USA)



Mass Readings & Meditation



What is God’s call on your life?
When Jesus embarked on his mission he chose twelve men to be his friends and apostles. [/LEFT]
*][LEFT]In the choice of the twelve, we see a characteristic feature of God’s work:[/LEFT]
*][LEFT] Jesus chose very ordinary people.[/LEFT]
*][LEFT] They were non-professionals, who had no wealth or position. They were chosen from the common people who did ordinary things,[/LEFT]
*][LEFT] had no special education, [/LEFT]
*][LEFT]and no social advantages.[/LEFT]

[quote] [LEFT]
Jesus wanted ordinary people who could take an assignment and do it extraordinarily well. He chose these men, not for what they were, but for what they would be capable of becoming under his direction and power. [/LEFT]

When the Lord calls us to serve, we must not
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