Too much of a “bottom line” mentality

Generally, I need to know the ending. If I’m reading a book, that’s a bit different. (Actually, not much. If I get into the last half and the pace accelerates, I really want to know what’s at the end and occasionally I peek.) But if I’m in a conversation and someone needs to tell me a conclusion, I really want them to get to the conclusion.  Continue reading “Too much of a “bottom line” mentality”

Reminders of priority

As Jesus looked up, he saw the rich putting their gifts into the temple treasury. He also saw a poor widow put in two very small copper coins. “Truly I tell you,” he said, “this poor widow has put in more than all the others. All these people gave their gifts out of their wealth; but she out of her poverty put in all she had to live on.”(Luke 21:1-4, NIV)

Am I reminded in this Advent Season, am I giving my ALL? No matter my position, no matter my bank account, am I putting it on the line for my Savior? Is my ALL in my worship?

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