Why We Do The Things We Do

The Brew Is A Musing

“This is how we know what love is: Jesus Christ laid down his life for us.” (1 John 3:16, NIV 1984). 

My Musings – When my son Joel was young, I attended all his school plays and events, concerts and soccer games.  I was there for his graduations (High School and college) and every parent’s weekends.  People might say, “boy, you really must love going to these things?”  No, I don’t.  If I did, I would still randomly attend them.  Another parent might then say, “which is your child (they’d probably say grandchild)?”  To which I would reply, “none of them.  I just love going to kindergarten plays.”  Afterwards, I’d probably be questioned by the police.

  I didn’t go because I loved the events, I went because I love my son.  Miscues in plays, sour notes in concerts, kicking the ball into the wrong net. Sitting for a couple…

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Author: thebrewisamusing

I was raised in a Christian family and my earliest childhood memories include regular Sunday school and Church attendance as a family. I was taught that our Judeo-Christian values were not just a part of our Sunday routine they should be part of our character and influence all aspects of our lives. I was also taught that as important as these values were they could not save us. We must also be “born again” by accepting Christ.

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