I am getting to the age when going to memorial services is a more frequent occurrence than in times past. The deceased is not always older than I am. Sometimes death was expected after a long illness; at other times, death was sudden and the family is in stunned disbelief. Moreover, because of the circles …
If as Christians we want to have our society reflect the will and ways of God, we must not repeat the mistakes of the past that got us to where we are today. In other words, we need to challenge the status quo.
God’s mandates are only burdensom to those who are in rebellion. For those who seek to obey the command to “fear God and keep His commandments” we would do well to take ever word of Scripture as a command word.