July 4, 2015
Flags and bunting line the streets
of small town USA
We celebrate what we think it means
to be American
We know all about the american dream,
This is the last of my four devotionals written for the Young People’s Ministry. If you’d like to read more great devotionals, please visit their website and read from the other great contributors.
Must Be Nice…
If you do a Google search for bible verses about money, you’ll find an abundance of them.
“For the love of money is the root of all evil” – 1 Timothy 6:10
“Whoever loves money never has enough, whoever loves wealth is never satisfied with his income” – Ecclesiastes 5:10
“For where your treasure is there your heart will be also” – Matthew 6:21
This is the first in a series of four devotionals I wrote for the General Board of Discipleship’s Young People’s Ministries. You can find more info about the ministry programs, more devotionals, and other great things for young adults by following the link below.
Words are powerful. I know you are reading this thinking, “Sure, like I’ve never heard that before,” and you may be ready to dismiss this right away, but travel back in time with me for a moment. What were “those” words in your life? The words spoken out of anger, malice, or jealously?
“I hate you”
“You are worthless”
“I don’t love you anymore”
“You aren’t good enough”