November 13, 2011

Readings: Deuteronomy 14: 22-23 and Nehemiah 10: 35-37 (RSV) Today’s readings are from the Old Testament, instructing the people of God to tithe, that is, to count out 10% of their harvest for God’s purposes. Have you ever wondered why it was 10%? Why didn’t God make it 5%, or 25%? Perhaps God should have … Continue reading November 13, 2011