A Good Election?

Sarah Butler

Read: John 15:15-16 You did not choose me, but I chose you . . . (v. 16) In our contemporary age, the word election is not a word that necessarily evokes a lot of joy or peace in many peoples’ hearts. For most people, it probably incites frustration or anxiety. The word election may call to mind the intense emotions (and negative ads) of a political campaign. Or perhaps how the results of a local vote filled you with disappointment …