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The world’s way of getting ahead is to look out for number one. [You and I are to handle our conflicts wisely and graciously. Moses writes, “Lot lifted up his eyes and saw all the valley of the Jordan, that it was well watered everywhere—this was before the LORD destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah—like the garden of the LORD, like the land of Egypt [Every movement away from God thus far in Genesis has been designated as toward the east, ; ; 11:2.] Thus they separated from each other.
He resolved, “I will place no value on anything I have or possess unless it is in relationship to the kingdom of God.” The inscription over his burial place in Westminster Abbey reads, “For thirty years his life was spent in an unwearied effort to evangelize.” Two men…two brothers, yet, both lived very different lives.
John had set his mind on making money and becoming wealthy, and he did.
But under his name in an old edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica John Livingstone is listed simply as “the brother of David Livingstone” (1813-1873).
People who truly believe God’s promises of provision can be generous with their possessions. God will see that kind of Christlike faith and you will be rewarded! Now the men of Sodom were wicked exceedingly and sinners against the LORD.” As the father of three small children, I can appreciate what went into the look of Lot as he surveyed the land about them.
You don’t have to be worried about “losing” if others are blessed. When you face troubling circumstances like Abram, don’t do anything rash. Any of my children could work for the Bureau of Standards.