TODAY’S VERSE TO PONDER: He raises the poor from the dust and lifts the beggar from the ash heap. To set them among princes and make them inherit the throne of glory. For the pillars of the earth are the Lord’s, and He has set the world upon them. — 1 Samuel 2:8 (NKJV)

In today’s edition of the HOPEFUL COTTAGE podcast, available free for download from iTunes and Podbean, asks the question: Why do we have such chaos in our society? Maybe, just maybe, we are so divided in our earthly lives because we are not united in our obedience to God and His command that we are love Him and others.