A current trend on social media is the ‘Ten-Year Challenge’—a look back at photos posted ten years ago, side by side with photos of the same subject in the present time.
An interesting and often amusing casual activity, the thinking behind it may be taken to another, deeper level. It can be used for purposes of introspection, analyses of our spiritual, social and even physical health status and of the state of education in this country, given our willingness to be open and honest, brave and forward-looking.
How does the Church of 2019 compare with the Church of 2009? Have we become more like the Body of Christ, fulfilling the purpose of our mission on earth?