It’s A Pity

Better is open rebuke than hidden love. Faithful are the wounds of a friend

(Proverbs 27:5-6).

An open rebuke is better than secret love. Does the Bible really say that? The short answer is yes, and yet today, our emotions meld and out pops the golden calf of which we bow. Our political correctness in America is becoming laughable. When our feelings govern what is right and wrong, we become poor judges of reality. We must hold to a higher standard, the truth.

If we pity people, who break the law where does that leave justice? Do we turn a blind eye to the sins of those we hold dear for fear of offending them? Or do we speak the truth in love in the hope that they will find freedom from sin? If our heave