We want to sit at the head table.

Power 03“You let people walk all over you.”  A friend recounted how an advice-giver told him to “get a spine.”  Seemed like good advice.  Being everyone’s doormat is not a good thing.

Although…  Power is funny because it doesn’t always give what it promises to its possessor.   Continue reading →

Banquet

Banquet drawingWhen Adam and Eve disobeyed God, it was with food.

When the floods receded and Noah left the Ark, he offered a sacrifice to God and had a celebratory picnic.

When the Israelites commemorated their delivery from Egyptian slavery, they had a meal.

One of the great miracles in the Gospels is the feeding of 5000 people with just 5 loaves of bread and 2 fish. Continue reading →