Remember Him before the silver cord is broken and the golden bowl is crushed, the pitcher by the well is shattered and the wheel at the cistern is crushed; then the dust will return to the earth as it was, and the spirit will return to God who gave it. Ecclesiastes 12:6-7 You will die. … Continue reading You Will Die
Just as you do not know the path of the wind and how bones are formed in the womb of the pregnant woman, so you do not know the activity of God who makes all things. Ecclesiastes 11:4-6 With recent measles outbreaks, vaccines are a big topic right now. And they should be. Anytime there … Continue reading Vaccine Uncertainties
If the axe is dull and he does not sharpen its edge, then he must exert more strength. Wisdom has the advantage of giving success. Ecclesiastes 10:10 This verse reminds me of the seventh habit in Sean Covey's book: The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens. This habit is called "Sharpen the Saw" and the … Continue reading Sharpening the Saw at Love University
It is apparent that he enjoyed his days with the woman he loved all the days of his fleeting life. They labored and toiled many years together; encouraged and inspired many young people together; and they did it all by keeping their love alive making it to 60 years of marriage.
But what if she had chosen different? Would the results have been as favorable? Well, things definitely would have been more challenging that's for sure.
Because if scripture doesn't shy away from the subject of sexual intimacy, neither should we. It's God's blessing of marriage, the rejoicing of two being one, the satisfying of desires, and the exhilaration of passionate love.
We want the truth, we want what's right, we want to stand up against racism and hate crimes, but let's not do it at the expense of accusing everyone and everything that may not look "right."