Do you give your feet the respect that they deserve ?
Researchers tell us that by the time the average adult reaches the age of 65, they will have walked the equivalent of 75,000 miles, or 120,700 km. That is the equivalent of three trips around the world !
References to feet abound in the Bible. Biblical hosts brought their guests water to wash their feet.
Mary of Bethany anointed our Lord’s feet with Nard perfume, and dried them with her hair.
Jesus, as Divine Servant, washed the feet of his disciples on the night he was betrayed.
Carrying for our feet is important at any age. Healthy , happy feet will contribute greatly to our sense of well-being as we increase in years.
My husband and I have a small area of meticulously maintained lawn in our seaside garden, which we maintain to help us with ‘foot therapy.’ Of course, it is free of chemicals.
In Romans 10: 14-15, Paul describes the feet of Christians as ‘beautiful, since they share the good news of the gospel wherever they go.