Isaiah prophesied the prophet who came camel-clad and eating insects, a voice in the wilderness: “Prepare the way!”
But the Holy Land geography didn’t change when Jesus walked those roads. Valleys and mountains remain in their uneven glory, and His feet were bruised, no doubt, by the roughness they met.
No, His kingdom comes in hearts, and I watch Him renovating. They hurt, these preparations by which I am smoothed and leveled for His work. But His promise?
“Behold, the Lamb of God,” John said, “who takes away the sin of the world.”
Yes, Lord, prepare me, that you may reveal that glory in me!
Today I write with Kate Motaung and the Five Minute Friday crew on her prompt, “prepare.” The button above will take you to her site.
©2014 by Stacy Nott