open hands

Living Life With Open Hands

Do you live your life with open hands? The Psalmist writes: The heavens are yours; the earth also is yours. The world and everything in it ​— ​you founded them. Psalms 89:11 (CSB) Do you live with the understanding that everything belongs to God? Ultimately, we own nothing. We are merely stewards of what God has given to us. He …

stewards of creation

Stewards of Creation

After creating Adam and Eve, God made humankind stewards of Creation. He placed all living things under the dominion and care of human beings. And God blessed them. And God said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth and subdue it, and have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens and over every living thing that moves on the earth.”  Genesis 1:28 ESV This stewardship involves caring for God’s Creation. I was reminded this weekend of that responsibility when we had to put our dog Jackson to sleep. During the twelve years we …