DAY 27:  Wisdom in Navigating Social Media and Culture

And whatever you do or say, do it as a representative of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks through him to God the Father. – Colossians 3:17 OBSERVATION: I can’t offend, hurt, or slander anyone with the social media posts I don’t write. Maximize connections and friendships. Minimize drama. Is it kind?  Is it encouraging?  Is … More DAY 27:  Wisdom in Navigating Social Media and Culture

DAY 23: Those in Poverty

Now all the tax collectors and sinners were coming near to listen to [Jesus]. And the Pharisees and the scribes were grumbling and saying, “This fellow welcomes sinners and eats with them. – Luke 15: 1-2 (NRSV) OBSERVATION: Poverty is not a sin; but any collection of the impoverished often includes those whom we associate … More DAY 23: Those in Poverty

DAY 22:  Our Judges and the Judicial System

…then God raised up judges who saved them from their plunderers.  But they wouldn’t listen to their judges; they prostituted themselves to other gods—worshiped them!  They lost no time leaving the road walked by their parents, the road of obedience to God’s commands.  They refused to have anything to do with it. – Judges 2: … More DAY 22:  Our Judges and the Judicial System

DAY 20: Racial Equality

A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. – John 13:34 (NIV) OBSERVATION:  Harmony is the combination of simultaneously sounded musical notes to produce chords and chord progressions having a pleasing effect.  Our community is a diversity of cultures, races, and beliefs, but … More DAY 20: Racial Equality

DAY 19:  Nonprofit Agencies Engaged in Making a Difference in our Community

And do not forget to do good and to share with others, for with such sacrifices God is pleased. – Hebrews 13:16 (NIV) OBSERVATION: Non-profit agencies are making a difference in our community.  We are blessed to have so many who do so much to serve the needs of our community.  We live in a … More DAY 19:  Nonprofit Agencies Engaged in Making a Difference in our Community