From today’s reading...
So, since the Law contains no more than a reflection of the good things which were still to come, and no true image of them, it is quite incapable of bringing the worshippers to perfection, by means of the same sacrifices repeatedly offered year after year.” Hebrews 10:1
On July 8, 1971, the Coca-Cola Company first ran its ad campaign with the slogan, "The real thing. Coke."
However, unlike the real "real thing," Jesus, Coke has had at least 49 slogans dating back to 1886.
But that slogan, and variations of it, worked for many years for Coke because we're all searching for the real thing in all areas of our lives, from love to watches to purses to shoes.
The Good News is, The Real, Real Thing, Jesus, is not looking for you. He has never lost sight of you. From before you were in your mother's womb, He knew you, and He's been calling for you ever since.
All you must do is listen for Him and answer His call, which is the only way to...
Stay the course.
Keep the faith.
Market like you mean it. Now go sell something.