'jars of clay' Tagged Posts

'jars of clay' Tagged Posts

Treasure in jars of clay

The Apostle Paul reminds us in 2 Corinthians 4 that we are jars of clay who hold a valuable treasure….the Gospel message. In Paul’s day, clay pots were for the ordinary people, of not much value and quite fragile. To consider ourselves in this way is the antithesis of contemporary humanity where we are encouraged to be someone and to make our claim for independence and self-worth.  But when we are talking about our witness as believers, Paul reminds us…