1 Corinthians 9:22 (Common Ground)

This post from Beejai, of The River Walk Blog, hits the mark right on – common ground amongst us all – what we all could/should strive for ❤

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When I am with those who are weak, I share their weakness, for I want to bring the weak to Christ. Yes, I try to find common ground with everyone, doing everything I can to save some. (1 Corinthians 9:22)

Read: Nehemiah 9:22 – 10:39, 1 Corinthians 9:19 – 10:13, Psalm 34:1-10

Relate: In the sixties, Don and Carol Richardson (no relation) went with their young baby to New Guinea to serve as missionaries among the Sawi. The Sawi were a cannibalistic  culture and as the Richardson’s set about learning the language, they began to believe that the cultural differences were just too great to present the gospel. When they told the story, the Sawi viewed Judas as the hero of the story. Lying and deception were huge values in their culture and Jesus was just the fool who let the enemy live among his group for years before Judas made his…

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