By Cheri Duchrow, CFCA sponsor
What do you think when you hear The Ark of the Covenant?
Do you imagine its contents and the presence of the Lord leading His people, giving them strength to accomplish what seemed impossible? The joy and celebration when David was bringing the Ark home?
In 2 Samuel 6:14-15 (NLT) we read, “And David danced before the LORD with all his might, wearing a priestly tunic. So David and all Israel brought up the Ark of the LORD with much shouting and blowing of trumpets.”
In this day of over-extended schedules that have the power to distance us from God, where could one ever hope to glimpse the joy of David worshiping the Lord? By the grace of God, He meets us when we interact with His faithful people.
His faithful people are everywhere, but for me it happened during a visit to Uganda on a CFCA mission awareness trip.
We were greeted by a colorful, joyful group of sponsored friends and their families singing and dancing. We experienced this at each destination.
We split into small groups and were whisked away in individual vehicles to witness the ways that CFCA families partner with us to make a difference in their lives and communities. Read more