"the community" to raise our own children, become
"A Social Problem"..?
"And he said, “Naked I came from my mother’s womb, and naked shall I return. The Lord gave, and the Lord has taken away; blessed be the name of the Lord.” ~ Job 1:21
The word "Blessed" is barak (Heb).
Barak's definition is "to kneel" and this, of course, would express praise. But it also expresses trust. Honor. Faith. Admiration.
Building genuine friendships is an exciting part of growing spiritually. We encourage everyone to get connected in one of our small Bible study groups that meet in people’s homes.
"My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge; because you have rejected knowledge, I reject you from being a priest to me. And since you have forgotten the law of your God, I also will forget your children". Hosea 4:6 (ESV)