Written on Our Hearts

March 18, 2018 – Fifth Sunday of Lent

I will place my law within them, and write it upon their hearts; I will be their God, and they shall be my people. (Jeremiah 31:31-34)

I love the image of God writing on our hearts. There is such an intimacy to it.

I picture God forming us in His own image, and just before breathing life into us, writing “Be Mine” or “Friends Forever” on our hearts.

God has claimed us as His own by writing on our hearts. He knows us inside and out and accepts us for who we are. All He asks in return is that we hold a place for Him in our hearts.

 

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