A guest speaker has arrived and will address the students. Her name is Wisdom and she has a lot to say.
The apostles were commissioned and sent out by Christ to preach and teach. When they returned they were exhausted. This is when Jesus issued his invitation.
I am reminded of Jesus making a scourge of small cords when he cleansed the temple. Large cords would have been appropriate but he restrained his wrath.
When a road sign that tells me that the road is closed, bridge is out, or the water is too high I am silently grateful. (Although, sometimes I grumble at the inconvenience, but don’t tell anybody that.)