Day: November 28, 2011

The Notion Of Divine Control

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“How much more shall your Father which is in heaven give good things to them that ask Him?” Matthew 7:11

Jesus is laying down rules of conduct for those who have His Spirit. By the simple argument of these verses He urges us to keep our minds filled with the notion of God’s control behind every thing, which means that the disciple must maintain an attitude of perfect trust and an eagerness to ask and to seek.

To Our Shame

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While millions of people in the world are living in abject poverty, sleeping on the ground, and starving to death, greed runs rampant in the United States of America. We call ourselves a Christian nation while acting like a pack of wild dogs over a freshly killed carcass. Black Friday, as the day after Thanksgiving is now called, has turned into a fiasco brought on by money hungry corporate executives and their willing cohorts, the American shoppers. From just one news source I noticed these headlines the day after Black Friday: