While we're thinking about stewardship, Andy reminds us that we are where we are for a reason: to be a part of God's redemption as it happens everywhere. An old saying goes, "The devil is in the details." While this may just be another way of saying that if you don't pay attention to the small stuff you'll end up paying for it later, it may also be giving the devil too much ground. 

As Andy points out, it's really God who is in the details. Just as the incarnation was a specific event, in a specific time and place, so have we been placed where and when we are for a reason. God's plans work, not only on the grand, sweeping scale of stars and galaxies, but also on the small, quirky scale of atoms and particles, and—perhaps the strangest of all—on the messy particularities of our human lives. Who we are and where we are matters, and it's there that God meets us. 

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Grace

This is the good news of the Gospel: "The law of Moses was unable to save us because of the weakness of our sinful nature. So God did what the law could not do. He sent his own Son in a body like the bodies we sinners have. And in that body God declared an end to sin's control over us by giving his Son as a sacrifice for our sins" (Rom. 8: 3-4).

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