The Carrot And The Stick

Unkindness the mark of sin – how often man forgets to acknowledge His Creator who has done all for him?
God forgive us for forgetting Your kindness. Help us do better for Jesus’ sake. Amen.

THE RIVER WALK

carrot and stick

Don’t you see how wonderfully kind, tolerant, and patient God is with you? Does this mean nothing to you? Can’t you see that his kindness is intended to turn you from your sin? (Romans 2:4)

Read: 1 Chronicles 16:37-18:17, Romans 2:1-24, Psalm 10:16-18, Proverbs 19:8-9

Relate:

“It is so obvious that you are a teacher.” One of the others around the table said that to ma and, honestly, it left me a bit confused. How so? She explained, “I was right about to yell at one kid for going too slow, but I bit my tongue. The next one to go went much faster and you complimented her for breezing right through her turn. Your carrot is far more effective than my stick.” I hadn’t really thought about it, but she was probably right. There were nine of us playing a game together, four adults(ish) and five kids (as in preteen) and the…

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Jesus Christ is Lord. It is no longer I that liveth, but Christ that liveth in me. All Glory to His Name,
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