Everyday, people like you and I offer others around us advice for life. It might not be with words, but it certainly is with deed. Even those who tell us to do what they say, not what they do, testify to a particular way of living. We are imitators of those around us whether we like it or not. In Psalm 1 there are two ways of living generalized and described. The Psalm begins this way: “Oh, the joys of those who do not follow the advice of the wicked, or stand......
“Do you ever wonder just what God requires?You think He’s just an errand boy to satisfy your wandering desires.” -Bob Dylan, 1979 In the beginning, God created everything, including people, and made all of existence good. Sunsets, trees, oceans, and us were originally created to display God’s glory, goodness and power. The Apostle Paul noted that “through everything God made, can clearly see his invisible qualities–his eternal power and divine nature” (Romans 1:20b). Yet, shortly after creation the temptation to follow another will slithered into our hearts. Genesis 3:6 recounts the......