In this reflection for the 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time, missionary disciple Meg Hunter-Kilmer reflects on how the readings show that God has chosen us to be his own, and what that means for us.
The Lord has chosen us to be his own. We say we are blessed because God has chosen us. He’s chosen every single person, friends, and we have said “yes”, by our baptism, by our faith, by our faithfulness, we have said “yes”.
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Contributor for Enkindle: Family Scripture Reflections
Meg Hunter-Kilmer is an itinerant missionary and storyteller who travels the world telling people about the fierce and tender love of God. You can read more of her work in Saints Around the World (an international Saint storybook for children) or Pray for Us: 75 Saints who Sinned, Suffered, and Struggled on Their Way to Holiness.