Dating daily devotional
A place where you're always welcome, just the way you are. And a space to hear from the God who names us His daughters. I handed the cashier forty dollars in cash and headed out the door to pump my gas.As I left the mini-mart, I held the door for the woman behind me. But studying the Bible is important to helps us know God more, and to equip us with His power, perspective and peace.
"The Amish and Mennonite contacts I have established in Lancaster County help me to keep the books authentic.If Paul was in touch with his own thoughts and feelings when he wrote to Philemon, he could state his case without deploying manipulative or subversive tactics.He could focus on Philemon’s well-being and circumstances while maintaining his own perspective.We need to keep relationships personal and issues impersonal as we build faithfulness with one another. But the ways in which we work through them can bind us more tightly together in love.Paul’s kindness to Philemon offers a very good example to follow.
Now Paul was sending the slave back to his master, urging Philemon to receive Onesimus, not as mere property, but as a brother. Both possibilities and a variety of others enter a marital relationship. Sometimes, like goats poised for battle on a mountain trail, we come close to butting heads. Sometimes we sit together and lovingly hash things out.