Movement of the Spirit
The initial reaction to resurrection is a convergence of different communities coming together, broadening and enhancing the fabric of ministry. There are members of the synagogue, along with Greek God-worshipers and prominent women in the community.
Even despite opposition, even in the height of the struggle, Paul sees this not as a reason to stop, or even as a setback, it is merely a bump in the road, something that slows you down for only a moment.
Prayer: God help me to share my faith story with others. Help me to find the words that will speak to others. Amen.