…giving joyful thanks to the Father, who has…brought us into the kingdom of the Son he loves, in whom we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins. The Son is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation. For in him all things were created: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or powers or rulers or authorities. all things have been created through him and for him. He is before all things, and in him all things hold together.

Colossians 1:12-17

All things, including ourselves, owe their existence and allegiance to this supreme, eternal Person.

Daily Reading: Numbers 28