The American way is the expectation of equal rights for all to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. What if God's plan for us is about more than making us happy? How would that change our perspective on life?
Coach John Wooden said, "It’s what you learn after you know it all that counts.” In Acts 11, we see that Peter and the council learned something new about God. What new things is God teaching us today? We worship our amazing God and give thanks that there is more to learn!
When all that's left of a body is the bare bones, one would think that there's no way that it can come back to life, and yet if God says, "Live!" then they will come to life. We gather together to celebrate the new life we have in Jesus and the life-giving breath of the Holy Spirit.