While the times we are living in right now are not as bad as they were during WWII, a time is coming when our rights to worship God, the one true God, will come to an end.
Nothing, absolutely NOTHING is a surprise to Him. He's not taken off guard. Things don't slip His mind. No. He knows what's coming and He's there to guide us through if we turn to Him.
It is a beautiful story of how Mary (of Mary & Martha) showed her love and devotion to Jesus. While most tend to focus on Judas’ selfish disapproval of her actions, I couldn’t look past what her story tells us... Her dedication and sitting at Jesus’ feet learning from Him affected those around her.