“No one can serve two masters; for either he will hate the one and love the other, or else he will be loyal to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve God and mammon.” Continue reading
Then I looked on all the works that my hands had done
And on the labor in which I had toiled;
And indeed all was vanity and grasping for the wind.
There was no profit under the sun. Continue reading
Mark 10:22 At this the man’s face fell, and he went away very sad, for he had many possessions.
Wait! I thought having lots of money and Continue reading
Morning thoughts from Pastor Tim
This is the day the LORD has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.
“Christmas a humbug, uncle!” said Scrooge’s nephew. “You don’t mean that, I am sure.”
“I do,” said Scrooge. “Merry Christmas! What right have you to be merry? What reason have you to be merry? You’re poor enough.”
“Come, then,” returned the nephew gaily. “What right have you to be dismal? What reason have you to be morose? You’re rich enough.”
You may recognize that passage from Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol.
I chuckle every time I read it.