Tag Archives: Sowing and Reaping

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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Sowing the Wind

Do our words match our actions in our relationships with God? Many times the fruit of this life is absent because we have gone our own ways.  We sow the wind and reap the whirlwind.  Hosea’s words to Israel challenge … Continue reading

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Churning Cream

Don’t churn the cream if you don’t want butter.  We will reap what we sow in life.  It’s a certainty.  The context of today’s proverb is that strife results if we stir it up. It’s a negative example of reaping … Continue reading

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Blaming God for Sowing and Reaping

We don’t like the idea of reaping what we sow, do we?  We prefer to interact with a very nice, old, grandpa kind of God who sits us on his knee and gives us coins.  We love grace and mercy … Continue reading

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Dishonest Scales

Have a look at yourself today.  Are there areas in which you are slipping toward dishonesty in relationships or dealings with others?  Discuss them with God.  He already knows and he’s been waiting to discuss it with you.  Duplicity and … Continue reading

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