4th April John 6: 41 – 51 A ken’t yer faither


One of my favourite Scots phrases is ‘A ken’t yer faither’, it means ‘I know where you came from’, a great subtle put down for anyone who has gotten too big for their breeches. But in this story this attitude was a problem, the people weren’t willing to listen to Jesus because they thought he was just Joseph’s son, no one special. The challenge is to balance not putting people on a pedestal, but not dismissing people because of where they came from either.

Today’s Thought for the Day is from David