Going to church could be deadly if it does not translate into heart change and care for those around us.
Immersed in the busy here and now taking care of our own things it is easy to forget our destination and our obligation to others.
Jesus’ prescribed response to offenses and sins against me can make me into a lustrous pearl instead of a shriveled rock.
Too frequently we plan out our futures neglecting the things that prepare us for the “afterward” of our time in these temporary bodies.
Our value as a person stands independent of our status on social media. Our individualism is a gift to be cherished and nurtured - not a commodity to be exploited.