Bless you is a phrase we often hear after someone sneezes! you are such a blessing, is sometimes a phrase we hear about others, but being a blessing, continuously, sacreficially, is a real challenge!!
i am always challenged by the fact that Jesus, nailed to the cross, embarrassed, humiliated, and in extreme pain, asks his father to forgive those who have done this to him!! could we do that? could we even consider that??
The western culture is very individualistic, do things for yourself, by yourself, and largely for yourself. We even push people at times to get on and do things themselves, without a great deal of support or us getting alongside them.
individualism is the enemy and oposite of blessing!!!
If we look around us, and we don’t have to look to far, there are people who struggle, ...Read More