This is pretty simple, yet we often forget it. In my reading this morning it was pointed out that when you read about the life of Jesus in God’s word, He was never offended by a sinful person…yet those who were filled with self-righteousness and set themselves apart from others in their own eyes, like the Pharisees, He would warn them of the judgement to come. Whatever our thoughts, words and actions are that we put out in the world are bound to be what comes back to us. Learn about the life of Jesus and treat others the way you want to be treated. Amen.
“Do not judge, and you will not be judged. Do not condemn, and you will not be condemned. Forgive, and you will be forgiven. Give, and it will be given to you. A good measure, pressed down, shaken together and running over, will be poured into your lap. For with the measure you use, it will be measured to you.”
(This photo was taken in June of 2013 near Pike’s Peak in southern Colorado)