Investing: with unknown returns

Certain jobs, more than others, require a person to invest so much time, effort, emotions, and resources than one normally expects. There is an interesting paradox that arises when someone engages in jobs of service such as many of the health-care related jobs, public safety, clergy, non-profit work, and, finally, teaching. I am not writing…

A Precious Offering

Have you ever thought about the quality of what you offer God in your life? Do you give Him big donations and showy offerings? Or do you give Him the equivalent of the two mites of the widow at the temple? Or do you give Him your most precious possessions as the Shulamite woman did…