I Can’t Afford To Be Hard-Hearted

January 24 - Today's Readings - Matthew 17-19 and Psalms 24 I was drawn in today by thoughts of forgiveness. When it comes to this "commandment", God spends extra time emphasizing it for us. Today's parable is about the servant who was forgiven so much by an all-powerful lender, yet refused to in turn forgive another man. This illustration about the consequences of not forgiving is one of the Continue Reading

Correcting the Church

July 24 – Today’s Readings - 1Corinthians 5-7 and Psalms 24 Talk about meddling! This book is certainly an indicator of how "straight-up" Paul was in his teaching and direction to the churches he had planted. He exposed specific sins publicly, corrected the Christians on issues from their private lives (lawsuits), told them to clean up their act in the area of sexuality, let them know that they Continue Reading