Gifts aren't earned
December 14, 2018
One of the problems with being a Bible Thumper is having to watch TV commercials that unwittingly push your “that ain’t right” button. The other day, I was triggered by the tag line on the new Honda commercial – mind you, I drive a Honda and love my comfortable car. The commercial in question boldly claims, “Sometimes a present must be earned.” Paul, who admittedly never drove a Honda, would disagree.
Though it is a bit difficult to trace the ministry of Paul to exact dates and times, it seems likely that he, along with Barnabas, visited the cities near the northeastern edge of...