Win Some, Lose Some
by Berni Dymet
Song of Sol. 2:15 Catch us the foxes, the little foxes, that ruin the vineyards— for our vineyards are in blossom.
If God is God - then anything He promises us - well, He can't lie, He can't fail - He has to deliver. Doesn't He?
You know so many people kind of believe in God's promises - you know when Jesus promised us peace and joy and an abundant life - but somehow it doesn't seem to pan out that way.
And we worship God and on the outside people can think - "Wow there's someone who's passionate about Jesus". But on the inside - there's a little compromise here. A little selfish gain. A little dishonest deal. No one's going to notice.
Can I tell you something - without a shadow of doubt - those little things, seemingly insignificant things - will rob us of the promises of God. Because He's far more interested in who we are - than in what we have, or who other people think we are.
As a wise man once wrote - it's the little foxes that spoil the vine - even when things seem to be in full bloom.
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