Expectations by B.J. Bassett

Expectations   Many years ago, I was expecting our daughter and her family to arrive for Christmas. I’d taken the day off from work to enjoy spending time with them. Shortly after they arrived they left again to do some last minute shopping, and they didn’t ask me to join them. My heart sank. It wasn’t what I’d expected.   The door closed behind them and I slumped into a…

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WFW: Permissible, but not Beneficial

“I have the right to do anything,” you say—but not everything is beneficial. “I have the right to do anything”—but not everything is constructive.  1 Corinthians 10:23, NIV (BibleGateway) Last night I finished facilitating the small group study Made to Crave.  There are so many nuggets in this book that I recommend reading it more than once. This time around 1 Corinthians 10:23 really spoke to me. Especially in church…

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