What does it mean to be perfect? What is a perfect offering?
To be alone in a trench at the second battle of Ypres during World War One would have been a horrifying experience.
Which Jesus will we choose?
There is truth in a chic flick. The reason the trope works so well is because it exposes an eternal truth. God has provided a way for me to be with Him.
God is an artist.
When push came to shove, each had an opportunity to examine their own heart and say, “There but for the grace of God, go I.”
God blesses grand gestures and we can all benefit from the occasional offering of all that we have to give and then even more.
As crowded as these homes probably already were, I watched over and over again these kind and loving citizens open their homes to those who had been evicted (on pain of death) from theirs. I cannot but help compare the response of the western world that has such a greater capacity and yet continues to keep their doors closed.
Harold Camping was wrong. Twice. No, three times. Maybe he is up to four, I don’t know. He changes the end times date more than the Jehovah’s Witnesses. The Mayans didn’t predict the end. Apocalyptic prophecies have come and gone and will continue to do so until, suddenly, He does come.
No one likes to admit failings, let alone take the time and effort to repair or make amends for damages.