On a mission from God

On a mission from God

Happy Nativity of Saint John the Baptist! 

I’m over at Blessed is She today sharing some thoughts about mission and courage and stinky locust-eaters. Here’s a taste:

Saint John did exactly what he was created to do.

In some ways, I envy him. John’s mission was crystal clear, whereas mine often appears murky. His resolve to serve God was unshakable, whereas I wrestle with making good choices more frequently than I’d like to admit.

So, where’s the prophecy detailing the unquestionable purpose for my life?

Read the rest here.

Photo credit: Elissa Voss, used with permission.