Thursday, October 28, 2010

every vile practice...

I rarely speak of politics in this space. This morning, however, my devotional reading included James 3:13-18. 

" Who is wise and understanding among you? By his good conduct let him show his works in the meekness of wisdom. But if you have bitter jealousy and selfish ambition in your hearts, do not boast and be false to the truth. This is not the wisdom that comes down from above, but is earthly, unspiritual, demonic. For where jealousy and selfish ambition exist, there will be disorder and every vile practice. But the wisdom from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, open to reason, full of mercy and good fruits, impartial and sincere.  And a harvest of righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace."

In light of the current election cycle, I think everyone running for office in the future should take a "James 3:13

Here endeth the politics for this year...Blessings

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