Roses are Red, My Love …have thorns and spiders love them

My Pastor inquires, “How important is it that we understand what we hear and read?” He then grabs our attention with a story.

“What if I asked someone to relay a message to my wife for me? Imagine that I ask Cliff to go to my wife and tell her that she reminds me of a rose. If my wife should ask Cliff, “What did he mean by that,” how would he answer her? From the list of possible responses, He could choose to say, “I guess he means you’re sticky and that you attract bugs.”

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Seeking the rest that is only promised and found in Christ Jesus, along with my treasured wife of more than twenty-five years, we seek to grow in our relationship with our Heavenly Father, walk with the Holy Spirit as He moves our hearts, loving others always as Jesus loves us, and carry the news of His glory, the wonderful gospel, that gives light and life where there once was only darkness.
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