“O Lord, You have searched me and known me.” (Psalm 139:1)
Don’t we all want to be known? Don’t we all want to be discovered? Not caught, or found out, but really understood in our deepest places? We need someone who can bridge the gap between what we do (being caught) and who we are (being known).
Most of us, on some level, feel invisible. Our experiences don’t help that. Remember, as a child, trying to get someone to watch you jump into the pool? As you came up for air you realized that everyone was continuing to read or talk with each other and missed your amazing, death-defying leap? Or maybe you really like someone who forgets to invite you to the party. He just forgot. You. He remembered everyone else. We feel invisible, unknown. (more…)