Posts from August 2018

Posts from August 2018

Toothpaste Tubes

Come now, you who say, “Today or tomorrow we will go to such and such a city, and spend a year there and engage in business and make a profit.” Yet you do not know what your life will be like tomorrow. You are just a vapor that appears for a little while and then vanishes away. Instead, you ought to say, “If the Lord wills, we will live and also do this or that.” But as…

Amos and Genuine Religion

The name “Amos” literally means “burden bearer” and it speaks to how he felt about his message and its content. Typically, all the prophets carried a burdensome message of punishment; a message of doom and gloom. It was never easy for the prophets to know and speak for God, but for Amos, it was especially burdensome since he was not a prophet by trade. He was just a poor…

Pray for ALL People

There are lots of different disciplines when it comes to our Spiritual lives. One of them seems to be one that is brought up a lot and a fair struggle for a lot of people. Prayer. For a bunch of people who like to talk to one another we have trouble making time to talk to our Father in Heaven. This is something I am working on being better at. Prayer is something we are…