Chosen

I Peter 2:9 " But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light.

That was the verse for our SHIFT Student Ministry Summer Camp. The theme was "Chosen". It evolved from a conversation with a young lady who grew up in our church. Now in her young adult life, she serves in student ministry. When she entered college she had one career choice in mind. However, it appeared she was not progressing in that area at all. She was starting to feel weary, unclear of the direction she was to take. With the turn of events in her life it was easy to come to the conclusion that the door to that career was closing. She left the college she was attending and returned to South Florida.

We were happy to have her home and encouraged her to seek God as to the career choice He had for her. She is not a person who giv