A Thistle or Two

Work at getting along with each other and with God. Otherwise you’ll never get so much as a glimpse of God. Make sure no one gets left out of God’s generosity.

Keep a sharp eye out for weeds of bitter discontent. A thistle or two gone to seed can ruin a whole garden in no time.

Watch out for the Esau syndrome: trading away God’s lifelong gift in order to satisfy a short-term appetite. You well know how Esau later regretted that impulsive act and wanted God’s blessing—but by then it was too late, tears or no tears.
Hebrews 12:14‭-‬17 MSG
https://bible.com/bible/97/heb.12.14-17.MSG

I’m still learning how to

Kicking against the pricks

(https://tombeetlebailey.wordpress.com/2015/11/11/kicking-against-the-pricks/)

And how not to do so much kicking or how to stop bucking against others. Go to : How To Stop Kicking (https://tombeetlebailey.wordpress.com/2015/11/17/how-to-stop-kicking-against-the-pricks/)

If you’re interested in my take on all this, getting along with others, go to the above highlighted subjects or to an index page I made featuring several articles I wrote while learning & still learning on this subject:: https://tombeetlebailey.wordpress.com/oooookicking-and-not-kicking-against-the-pricks/

(To kick or not to kick)

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