I realize it’s been quite some time since my last post. In fact, I just looked at the date and it has been nearly 6 months since I’ve posted anything new. One reason it has been so long is this: I was under a conviction that I needed to be sure I could share what I felt God wanted me to share without seeking any of the glory for myself.Read More
Ok, my title is slightly misleading. . .and this post is going to read more like a rant, because it is a rant.
I do not hate the verse but I do hate when people use it like duct tape. Philippians 4:13 is not a fix all verse! It has a specific context and a deliberate meaning. Dr. Lytle, a professor of mine in college, once said, "[a verse] cannot mean what it never meant". He was saying that we do not get to choose what an author meant when he wrote the words he did (valid point to remember in today's society too, I think).