How could the apostles live in the world without the Son’s physical presence? Doesn’t the Son care about them? As we continue to observe the communication between divine persons, we learn that individuals, yourself included, are precious to God, being possessions of the Father and the Son. He has given us the means of living for God in the absence of Christ in the key phrase, “Thy word is truth”. The word of God is the vehicle that God uses to set us apart as we live in the world.