Obedience or Legalism?

Q: Someone told me that if I try to strictly obey God’s law that this is legalism, and that legalism is wrong.  Is this true?   Suggested Daily Reading: James 1:19-27 A:  What would you think of a guy who tells everyone that he really loves his girlfriend, but he is not very interested in…

Beginnings

With so many different opinions today, and with everyone believing that he or she is right, how can I know what is true? Where should I begin? Suggested Daily Reading: Genesis 1:1-7 Beginnings are important. They are direction setting. Imagine a couple departing from a hotel early in the morning. They merge on to the…

Plants & Pillars 2020!

Good day Plants and Pillars supporters, I would like to wish you all a very blessed 2020! 2019 was a very good year for Plants and Pillars and has gradually seen our team, as well as our daily visitors, grow! We are grateful you have signed up to receive our daily readings by email and…

The Story of Christ

“And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus, that all the world should be taxed.” Luke 2:1 Read Luke 2:1-7 At this time of year we celebrate Christ’s first coming. We remember the wonderful redemptive fact of Christ’s birth. In comparison to the sober account given…