Once again, this week, we encounter a word from scripture that should be in our vocabulary. This time, because it describes you and me: “Chosen.”
“For you are a holy people and God has chosen you out of all the peoples on earth to be his people…”
“But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s own people…Once you were not a people, but now you are God’s people.”
The department head was a wise, friendly man. One day, a young staffer sought his career advice: "Sir, What is the secret of your success?"