Bible Study

The Respectable Sin of Materialism

I've often said that as we look back and question our ancestors' racism within the Church of Jesus, our kids and grand-kids will possibly look back and question our materialism. Years ago the Christian culture, especially Southern Christian culture, allowed racism to exist without nearly enough response, remorse, and repentance. I've wondered through the years… Continue reading The Respectable Sin of Materialism

Bible Study

Signing up for Summer School

Well, my goodness! May is now over.Since the month has been designated as Foster Care Awareness Month, as an advocate for orphan care, I really intended to blog more about being a part of foster care. (If you're interested in our journey, check out these posts. http://www.sodakotagal.blogspot.com/2014_05_01_archive.html and http://www.sodakotagal.blogspot.com/2015/05/once-you-know-their-names-everything.html Darn those good intentions.[Sigh].We began fostering… Continue reading Signing up for Summer School

Bible Study

Truth and Grace: Don’t Judge Me (Part Four)

It's often called Maundy Thursday. The Thursday before Easter Sunday, Christ followers recognize the night Jesus had supper with his disciples for the last time before His death. After supper, He did something totally unexpected. He took the position of a servant and washed their feet. By this, He was demonstrating what He had said to them and… Continue reading Truth and Grace: Don’t Judge Me (Part Four)