Judges have incredible power and great responsibility. They must hear testimony, weigh evidence and deliver rulings up to and including declarations of life or death. And sometimes there’s no way to appeal their decision.
You might walk past a penny and ignore it, but not a bank bag full of cash. Sometimes a gift that is offered is so massive is just DEMANDS notice, appreciation and even honor. Let’s talk about that kind of offer.
Have you ever heard of a “Come As You Are” party. It’s an impromptu affair, a last-minute get together. The host says, “Don’t bother getting all fancy, just come on over now.” There’s a spiritual lesson or two we can pull out of that.