Have you ever asked someone how they were doing and received the response: “I’m blessed”?
Perhaps you’ve said something similar yourself.
Or, have you ever referred to something that you have, maybe your house, or your car, or your job, as a blessing?
In cultivating a spirit of gratefulness, we sometimes use this type of language. And gratefulness is crucial and laudable. But at the same time, have you ever stopped to think a bit deeper about the idea of being blessed and something being a blessing?
How do you know if some material good that you have is a blessing?....