The Meals You Make Matter
Written By: By Mary Ellen Steward | Posted: Wednesday, July 11th, 2018
The first words of instruction God gave to man after creating him from dust was that he should, "Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth…" (Genesis 1:28), or to put it simply: make babies. The second greatest instruction God gave to man (second only to loving God) is this, "…Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself." (Mark 12:31). With the 4th of July on our heels and thoughts of what it means to be an American on our minds we are given a chance to reprioritize our day-today lives and make sure we're standing true to our patriotic ideals. Yet, it seems to me that this "nation under God" has lost it's way over the years. Firstly, by ignoring the instruction to have children. Abortion remains legal in our country and we're seeing smaller families and couples who choose to have a dog and material things instead of children. Secondly, we don't really know our neighbours…let alone love them.
What does making babies and loving your neighbour have to do with making food, you ask? New parents need help.
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