Luke 8 begins with three short verses that are easy to skim over. In fact, that's exactly what I did as I read chapter 8 considering what verses I would write about for today. But as I started to settle in on the parable of the seeds, it bugged me that I was starting on verse 4. So I went back and re-read verses 1-3 again with the mindset that they wouldn't be there for me to read if they weren't important.
Immediately my focus went to the several women who were mentioned, and specifically the final words of verse 3 (that seemed to jump off the page now that I was paying more attention), "who provided for them out of their means."
So what is the example, the lesson, these women provide for us today? Tami
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