This meditation is brought to you by Sarah Thibodeaux, a Leader in The Abbey. You can connect with Sarah on Instagram @louisianayogi
Following Jesus cannot be done at a sprint. If we want to follow someone, we can't go faster than the one who is leading.
- John Ortberg
That evening, the disciples gathered together. And because they were afraid of reprisals from the Jewish leaders, they had locked the doors to the place where they met. But suddenly Jesus appeared among them and said, "Peace to you!" Then he showed them the wounds of his hands and his side - they were overjoyed to see the Lord with their own eyes!
Jesus repeated his greeting, "Peace to you!" And he told them, "Just as the Father has sent me, I'm now sending you." Then, taking a deep breath, he blew on them and said, "Receive the Holy Spirit.
- John 20:19-22, The Passion Translation