By Doug Bing, Washington Conference president
Thousands of Adventist teachers listened to a worship presentation at the National Teachers’ Convention as the speaker challenged them to walk with God and let God work through them to bring the joy of God to the lives of their students.
As I glanced around the large room during the sermon, I noticed the attentiveness in which the teachers listened to the speaker. Some were laughing, tearing up, or were captivated as the speaker drew them in and led them to make their own personal commitments.
This moment with the teachers made me think of Acts 1:3, where it tells us Jesus spent 40 days after His resurrection presenting Himself to His followers and showing by “infallible proofs” that He had risen. The most important part of this Bible verse states that Jesus was speaking to them about the things “pertaining to the kingdom of God.”
Continue reading to see how Doug connects the 40 days Jesus spent talking with His followers to his own daily walk with God!