Mar 3 2011

Elevating the Trivial

Rebekyah Brewer

“The real work of life happens at the cellular level of one moment at a time believing God’s promises. Praying like breathing and obeying his spirit immediately. There are no larger battles.” – Andrée Seu

Every decision we make, no matter how small it seems, is elevating one thing over another. Making one item more of a priority over another. I don’t have time to do this, because this is more important right now. I can’t afford this, because I have to pay for this it is more important. Our schedules and our checkbooks are witnesses to what we value most in life. We always find time for what is most important to us, no matter how busy we are or how little we can actually afford it. Unfortunately our value system is broken which causes major issues with our lives. We value least that which is most valuable and value most that which is least valuable.

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Nov 3 2009

Out of Place

Rebekyah Brewer

As a result of the Fall, not only was our relationship with God broken, but all of our relationships were broken as a result of this one relationship being displaced.

When I was a child, I loved playing with those slide puzzle games.  They had the individual square puzzle pieces with one square missing. You had to put the alphabet, numbers or a picture back in their proper place by shifting the squares one at a time. It was often grueling and frustrating trying to get everything to line up and in their proper order. If one square was out of place, they were all out of place.

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