A man named Joshua Allen Harris makes art out of trash bags and places them all over New York City. He will station them over air vents to give them a sense of life. Harris has made a sea serpent, giraffe, robot and bears.

Whatever you may think of the value of this kind of art, it can be a kind of parable for those who think they are too bad to be redeemed. We all have met people who thought they were too bad for God to love and use in His work. Maybe you think of yourself as trash, but God sees you as His masterpiece.