The idea we need love is generally accepted. That we extend ourselves toward someone – over another – consistent, in random acts of kindness. Warmth, affection – all that ding-a-ling. Care and compassion. Acceptance and forgiveness. Generosity and consideration. Civility and loyalty.
A basis for doing this to all – as far . . .
Drank and smoked (too much) on the weekend. Knowing it might be a year before/if it happens again, doesn't take away the conviction; best not. And 'best not' done, is called sin. The passages today hit on drunkenness and adultery. Pulled together various sections their concentration is awkward reading.
The thing . . .
Readings are from Proverbs. Broken into intense thematic selections. Tough God talk. On pride and looking for faithfulness – where to find? Pulling myself back into early-rising after my little-long party session.
Obsessive attention needs to return. Obsessive in being attentive. Binding and writing.
God's . . .
Read Solomon. Suggestion.
1 Kings, short excerpts from Chronicles, Psalm 72 into Proverbs… the readings
Intend including chapter, verses. A chronological mix.
Will post whenever can by about-noon. Generally earlier on. God…
Comment on the different drummer above. To govern. Rep-resent. David's . . .