Contributed by Cynthia Hinson on Jul 8, 2002
Tough, arrogant and persistent, sin (like nutgrass) will (in Malachi’s words) be burnt to stubble to make way for the Kingdom. Don’t be childish -- our faith is not a game. The prophets have warned us -- and now, someone greater than a prophet is here.
Nutgrass of the Soul
Rev. Cynthia T. Hinson – St. Paul United Methodist Church – Conroe, TX – July 7, 2002
The very last book of the Old Testament is Malachi, and the last verses of the last chapter of that book read thus:
1 "For behold, the day comes, burning like an oven,