Powered by 4 - Jan. 9, 2013

 

Far Reaching

today's reading.
Genesis 38    It happened at that time that Judah went down from his brothers and turned aside to a certain Adullamite, whose name was Hirah...

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We've all heard it, maybe we've even thought it or said it. My business is just that--mine. And what I choose to do isn't anyone else's concern. So many times we don't give much, if any, thought to how our actions might impact others. So we do what seems right for us at the moment. But that can be problematic, especially when sinful behavior is part of the mix. The account of Judah and Tamar demonstrates that pretty clearly. Judah didn't keep his promise to Tamar because it suited him. But as we see, his broken promise snowballed into more and more sin. 

So what did this passage show you about the devastating effect of sin? Tami W.

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