Raise your hand if you have ever been able to fully obey God and follow all His commands. Exactly.
Stop complaining about all God wants to take from you. Open your eyes to every good thing He is ready to give you.
What if your significant other falls out of love with you? What if your friends get tired of you? I wonder if God ever asks those questions about us.
He'd move mountains for us, stay up all night talking to us, pour out blessings so that we won't have room for them. How can we resist that? How do we give that energy right on back to Him?
And for every one of our Christian "traditions", there's someone pointing out everything wrong with it.
There's someone calling for us to drop it and move on.
There's someone thinking, Really? God will only save us, listen to us, like us if we do this?
If I were to give someone a list of the choices you'd made over the past decade, what conclusions would they draw about you? What kind of person would they think you were? Lazy? Ambitious? Troubled? Exciting?
Summary: Are you a feminist? I remember when the answer to that question was much more controversial than it is now. I remember myself, at like 14, hesitating and saying dumb things like, "I'm not a feminist, but I think women can do whatever men can do". Any true feminist will tell you that that's … Continue reading Good Old-Fashioned Bible Sexism? (Numbers 5)
When's the last time you spiced up your relationship with God? Did something new? Changed it up?