We reap what we sow. I generally think about this in terms of consequences but in context this passage refers to money. If we are stingy what we reap is stingy. If we are generous what we reap is generous. God loves a cheerful giver. Many times I've experienced cheerful givers in church life. Some... Continue Reading →
Devotional Thoughts: The Perfect Gift
This is a strong word for us as Christmastime approaches! Last year I felt sick to my stomach at the materialism my family threw at one another in what was supposed to be celebrating Christmas. We could barely walk around our living room. We were off base, out of focus and covered up in mounds... Continue Reading →
Devotional Thoughts: It’s all God’s Anyway!
King David utters these words towards the end of his life in response to his offerings and the offerings of his people given for the purpose of building the Temple. Unfathomable amounts were given together by David and his people. Their actions bring forth praise. David declares all that’s here on earth belongs to God... Continue Reading →