Tag Archives: Sowing and Reaping

Measuring Up Through Surrender

How do we compare and contrast the teaching of Jesus in our lives? Often we try to keep to the ‘measuring’ line of Jesus under our own effort.  The truth is, the way to keep our ways pure and right … Continue reading

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Worldly Advisors, Worldly Outcomes

When our wisdom is informed by those who are self-serving and who deliberately ignore God’s way, we can expect to sow our fields outside of God’s will. Who provides you with advice and wisdom? When we lean on earthly wisdom … Continue reading

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Black Mark

King Jehoram of Judah was a black mark on his family – the royal line of David. Jehoram means ‘Yahweh is exalted’ which is the exact opposite of what happened in his life.  God is not mocked, though: we will … Continue reading

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Sow Toward God

We often choose life decisions which deprive us of God’s best, drifting into wanting to hear what pleases our ears. Are you sowing your life to please God do your sins deprive you of his best? Sow your life toward … Continue reading

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Consider Your Ways

Am I building my house or God’s house? Today we read of people who were sowing to themselves. And so, God was intercepting their harvest and withholding it from them. They were putting their wages into a purse with holes … Continue reading

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Sowing and Reaping and the Bermuda Triangle

Never been to Las Vegas, yet I sometimes act like my sin happens in a Bermuda Triangle of transgression, like a dog who hides his head, thinking the rest of him isn’t hanging out.  God sees, and for Jesus followers, … Continue reading

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It’s Time

Hosea has a simple message for us today: It is time to seek the Lord.  This is a better way to live, and it’s our choice.  It’s our decision today whether we seek God or stand in our own strength.  … Continue reading

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