Seek, rescue, bring, gather - these are all action words. God seeks us, He rescues us from our sin the things of this world, He brings us into His presence and He gathers us to be a part of His family as His children and joint heirs.
Are we ready for Jesus' returning. We all have the hope of His return but are we preparing ourselves spiritually... let us keep filling our tanks and being prepared for Him. An added bonus is the Baptism of Nicole.
All Saints is a movable Feast Day. Blessed are you .... We are blessed by God for His faithfulness to all who have gone before. We blessed by His promises of what is and what will be. Blessed because God reveals our need for Him and on ourselves.