The temporary uprooting of Jacob and his family was pre-planned by God in eternity past so that the lineage of Christ will be preserved. It gives you a glimpse of God’s love towards His beloved.
The end of the Lenten season is at hand topped off with a weeklong commemoration of Jesus’ death, burial, and resurrection.
Here in our part of the world, our government has declared a nationwide community quarantine to curb the increasing number of people affected by COVID-19. We have been locked in our homes for almost a week, and I can feel anxiety creeping up on me.
Much has been said about the dreaded COVID-19 these days, and the onslaught of responses to what has now been called a pandemic by the World Health Organization, are varied: from fearful, to anxious, to apathetic, and cynical.