"Then from the cloud came a voice,
'This is my beloved Son. Listen to him.'"
This week we prepare for the Second Sunday of Lent with the story of the Transfiguration of Jesus. Can you imagine if you were at the Transfiguration? With Jesus' clothes turning a brighter white than we can even imagine, seeing Moses and Elijah, and then God speaking...
Sometimes I catch myself reading some of the events in the bible like a fairy tale rather than the most miraculous, shocking, and world-changing events that ever occurred. I hope to convey the importance of examining and meditating on these events to my children in this week's family meeting, so that we may never be complacent or apathetic to all that Jesus did and continues to do for us.