A Little Time With The 1689: Day 281

Day 281 Of Religious Worship and the Sabbath Day. Chapter 22, Paragraph 5. “…and thanksgivings, upon special occasions, ought to be used in an holy and religious manner.” Scripture Lookup Exodus 15:1-19 Psalm 107 Reflection There is a time when special religious services are appropriate. Fasting and thanksgiving are special parts of religious worship. There…

Trappings of Tradition

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Or is it? The Facebook page “Boycott Shopping on Thanksgiving Day” has 10,000 likes.  Apparently, if you shop on Thanksgiving, you are forcing people to have to work and needlessly keeping them from their families. The right thing to do, according to the page, is to rest…