All of creation sprang forth from a perfect fellowship characterized by UNITY, LOVE, CREATIVITY, LIFE, DEPENDENCE, REJOICING and GLORY!
One is a religious festival…The second is a popular holiday, an occasion for merry-making and hospitality…The third is… the commercial racket.
The kingdom of God requires a total makeover of how we’ve been trained to see human value. It gives us a brand new way of measuring and realizing identity and worth.
We are missing something fundamental in how we think about and practice meat eating. A lost agrarian skill – killing chickens – connects life and death.
It all begins, as the author reminds us, with brokenness before our Creator who is the Great Farmer to the soil of our hearts.
I think that plain speech is really difficult to do, but it is a really valuable thing when living with one another. Especially when you’re feeling a bit peeved at someone…