Have You Pre-judged Your Mate?
I was so guilty of this when I first married, if I’d grown a wart every time I did it I’d now be covered in them. And, I didn’t realize I was doing it. Remember how when you were a kid, a look, or a word, or an action from your parents or someone else in your family meant something? Your dad’s look meant you’re in trouble. Your mother’s behavior meant I’m upset with you. Or your grandmother had a special phrase which meant you’d disappointed her. I entered marriage with a tru
The Law of Sowing And Reaping is Beautifully Reflexive
Chances are, if you’ve heard more than one sermon on finances, you’ve heard reference to this scripture from Galatians 6:7, often referred to as “The Law of Sowing and Reaping.” The ESV says it this way: “Do not be deceived: God is not mocked, for whatever one sows, that will he also reap.” I don’t believe this scripture is isolated to money. I believe it’s greatest usage is for relationships, namely marriages. And it’s reflexive! Which is fantastic! What exactly do I mean wh