Straining Towards Meaning22nd, March 2020
Human beings, created as they are by God, strain towards finding meaning. Different than explanation, “meaning” is about context, perspective, holding onto a bigger picture which we often only sense dimly. It is hard to move forward in life or when faced with the current crisis around COVID 19 if we hold that life in the end, inevitably, crashes into meaninglessness.
Let’s look at that concept of “meaning” and how it connects to what the Bible calls, “the most excellent way”, which is the way of love.