rooted in isaiah

 For the Lord has planted them like

“For the Lord has planted them like strong and graceful oaks for his own glory.” 

|| Isaiah 61:3 ||

At the center of the sharing of the Good News for our world is the idea that people can be transplanted by Jesus to become strong and flourishing. The Good News proclaims comfort for those with broken hearts, release for those who are held captive, and beautiful joy for those who mourn. It is a powerful message— and it takes root when those who were once blown about begin to find their freedom and identity in Christ. #growdown

Ken Castor

Ken Castor is a husband, dad, pastor, writer and teacher. He serves as a professor at Crown College, Minnesota, where he equips students to pursue Jesus-Centered Faith and Next Generation Ministry. For 20+ years he's focused on equipping the next generations in places like the U.S., Canada, and Northern Ireland. He's the author of Grow Down (Simply Youth Ministry, 2014), Make a Difference (Broadstreet, 2016), the Blue-Letters Editor of the Jesus-Centered Bible (Group, 2015) and numerous other articles and Bible Study guides. But, whenever possible, he gets down on the floor and builds Lego with his kids. Connect with him @kencastor.

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