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Monday; May 6

Several years ago a lot of people were walking around displaying WWJD in various ways.  While the most popular manifestation was probably a bracelet, people found diverse ways to remind ourselves to consider “What Would Jesus Do”?  I like the concept of processing our decisions through the lenses of Jesus, but I think there is something even more powerful – the concept of WDJD – What Did Jesus Do!  Wondering how Jesus MIGHT respond to an event or an issue provides us with guidance, reflecting on what Jesus DID do assures us of getting it correct. After challenging the early Christians to recall the great leaders of faith, a First Century Christian writer adjusted the spotlight to shine on Jesus and stated, “... let us run with endurance the race that is set before us,fixing our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of faith, who for the joy set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.”. (Hebrews 12:1-2).  Rather than …