Reaping What We Sow

Has someone ever beaten you up—metaphorically—over the sin in your life by quoting Galatians 6:7: “Do not be deceived, God is not mocked; for whatever a person sows, this he will also reap”?[1] Did you know that Galatians 6:7 is not actually talking about sin? Paul liked the metaphor of Read more…

Thanksgiving

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving. So Happy Thanksgiving to everyone who reads this. President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed a national day of thanksgiving in 1863, but it did not became a national holiday until 1870 when President Ulysses S. Grant signed a law so designating it. Congress fixed the date for Thanksgiving as Read more…

Contentment

If you are like me, you have prayed for healing, or for relief from a difficult situation. Maybe you’ve even prayed for money or children or success. Sometimes God grants such prayers. But if we are being honest, many times such prayers go unanswered. Some people have even lost their Read more…