Hard work isn’t synonymous with financial security or success.
But there’s less of a guarantee on either of the two if your plan is to wait for them to arrive in the post.
Of course if Mum and Dad can afford to pay for postage and packaging then (in some cases) the story is different.
But I wouldn’t deem that to be your own success or your own financial security.
It’s a gift that, too often, is heavily taken for granted.
Let’s say that science is the alpha and omega, the A and Z, the beginning and the end.
99% of the mass of the human body is made up of the six elements oxygen, carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen, calcium, and phosphorus. Only about 0.85% is composed of another five elements: potassium, sulfur, sodium, chlorine, and magnesium. All are necessary to life.
I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn’t, than live my life as if there isn’t and die to find out there is.
God doesn’t evaluate my giving by how much I give. He considers how much I still have after giving.
When dating the best thing you can do is remember that until you say “I do” that person is someone else’s future spouse.
Q:Do you believe in hell?
Which begs the question that if the God I believe in is all-loving and all-powerful, then why is there evil in the world?
The simple answer is that wherever evil is dominant, God definitely isn’t.
But that doesn’t have to be a permanent thing. Each one of us chooses who or what directs our life - whether that be a God, money, work, friends etc. and that in itself is something that can change.
Ultimately, God is always loving and wanting us. It’s us that have the problem with always loving and wanting God.
The difference between Christianity and religion
is that it’s not a set of rules.
Being good and well-behaved doesn’t mean you’re sorted and saved and off to heaven.
First, we lost the art of critical thinking; then, the art of dialogue; then, the civility of disagreement. Now, to disagree is called hate.