Thursday, July 18, 2013

A Lunchtime Lesson

He who angers you with fiddle-faddle theories in order ruffle your thoughts, conquers your peace of mind. Did you know that you occasionally interact with these type of people on a daily bases? Perhaps, in your community, church or at work and they tend to give off a vibe of love and concern; but deep down inside, their awaiting to watch you cry or leave you in a state of confusion. The Apostle Paul suggest that this is the best way to handle these type of individuals ...
 
2 Timothy 3:5 (ESV)  ~ Having the appearance of godliness, but denying its power. Avoid such people.
 
Jesus Christ was constantly running into people of this sort and they wouldn't accept the manner in which He taught. That's right, we're referring to the Pharisees and scribes, experts in twisting the truth to their own benefit, just like this ...
 
Matthew 23:23 (HCSB)
23 “Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! You pay a tenth of mint, dill, and cumin, yet you have neglected the more important matters of the law—justice, mercy, and faith. These things should have been done without neglecting the others.

Blessings from Breakfast with Jesus,