by Skip Moen, D. Phil.
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Interesting thought to ponder, what is my by-product? What comes just as a result of what I do or how I live? By-product in our current cultural context probably has a negative connotation. Yet, I belive that is not always the case by any means.
If I live a life with humility, patience, gentleness, tolerance, (chose a few more if you are feeling adventurous) what could the by-product possibilities be? Could that be possibly construed as love? Love as a by-product, not even the full intention? Or are they all intertwined and are by-products of each other?
Love is a nebulous word, so our meaning has to us the source as context, God or more specific YHVH, and as lived by Yeshua (yes, Jesus). So it really is not a stretch to take this path of thought. But can you put that thought into action, will those words be your epithaph? Or rather Legacy…