Today's Devotional - Wednesday, December 26th , 2018

God’s Family

Read - Matthew 12:46-50

In a culture that values relationships and family far higher than our own, Jesus makes a striking statement regarding the nature of family. Jesus is not diminishing the love He has for His biological family, but re-calibrates our notion of family and what constitutes family. What is the unifying principle He espouses in this text? Why does He hold such a thing to be so powerful? What should this mean for the church?