Don’t get your quotes in a bind

quotes-in-a-rounded-speech-bubble_318-9949Each morning, I open my You Version Bible App and it gives me a “verse of the day.” Recently, the following verse showed up, “For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation for all people,” — Titus 2:11. Reading this one passage could lead one to believe that salvation is something that requires no effort on the part of man to take place. That one is automatically saved by virtue of the grace of God appearing. The problem with that belief is that it is wrong, and this one verse is simply taken out of context. Here is the same quote within its biblical context:

A “Candy Crush” Saga

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[dc]I[/dc]f you have a Facebook, then you have received a “Candy Crush Saga” request from someone. Not since Farmville, Words with Friends, and Angry Birds has a game gone so viral. I, too, have been a partaker of the “BeJeweled-like” fun.

Masquerading as a nice, free game, Candy Crush lures its “victims” with cute characters, bright colors and easy puzzles, at first. Once the player is past the “gateway” of this game, the puzzles become more difficult.