Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us,
I don't know about you but every store that I have been has had all of their Christmas decorations up and been playing Christmas music very loudly ....in early November. It seems that every year Christmas decorations, commercials, and music come out earlier and earlier. It seems like everyone has forgotten that it is time to give thanks to God for everything, health, wealth, family, and most importantly, salvation. Our country wants to skip the thanks and go straight to the list of wants. Am I the only one that this bothers?
"This know also, that in the last days perilous times shall come. For men shall be lovers of their own selves, covetous, boasters, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, unholy, II Timothy 3:1&2