“We pay our debts in business dealings because we have to; we give gifts to our loved ones because we want to. It was not law but love that lay behind the sacrifice of Christ.” – B.F. Wescott
Bible Readings for Tuesday March 22nd, 2011 – The 2nd Week of Lent *Click on each bible passage to expand the text. Psalm 128 1. [A Song of Ascents.] Happy is everyone who fears the LORD, who walks in his ways. 2. You shall eat the fruit of the labor of your hands; you shall […]
That’s all well and good, however, in REAL LIFE I would never endanger my own interests for the interests of another. I have no guarantees that there will be any divine rescue on the other side of my actions. How am I to act compassionately towards others if I starve to death? Only a fool would have such faith…
Fundamentalist churches across American love to warn the flock daily about the enemy, how it will infiltrate our lives, pervert our intentions, and drive us further away from God. The shattering truth is, the enemy is real. I can show you the enemy: do you want to see it with your own eyes? Look in the mirror.