In this devotion from Exodus 21, we will learn the importance of treating each other with honor and respect; and why things like murder, kidnapping, and disrespect are an offence to the Lord.
We live in a world that encourages people to defy those who are in authority. Why is there so much hostility towards those in power? In Ecclesiastes 8, the preacher explains the benefits for respecting those who are in power and the consequences of defying them.
“When Noah awoke from his wine and found out what his youngest son had done to him, he said, “Cursed be Canaan! The lowest of slaves will he be to his brothers.” He also said, “Praise be to the Lord, the God of Shem! May Canaan be the slave of Shem. May God extend Japheth’s … Continue reading The Importance of Love and Respect