Many foods are made to be mixed.
Stir this in with that, and one food will take on the flavor of another.
Pepper. Salt. Cinnamon. Nutmeg.
Each adds a special sensation we recognize in a ...
Order something by mail, and it’s not unusual to see ASSEMBLY REQUIRED on the packaging.
Our new “toy” is broken down into its individual parts for ease of shipment.
When we reassemble it, ...
Vaccinations are generally considered a good thing.
We get a small dose of medicine, and it protects us from a larger illness.
Getting poked by a needle’s not fun, however, even when we know ...
What’s with your old dead self?
That’s not you anymore. You are brand new in Christ.
Toss out that condemnation. Slough off the world’s criticism. God has made you perfect in him.
You are ...
What does it mean to shape up?
Merriam-Webster gives us two definitions.
1. We can work to improve ourselves. Study, exercise, even immerse ourselves in the rules of etiquette and propriety that ...
To jam down is a slang phrase that crept into popular culture in the music scene.
We play music informally with other people, and in the process, we create something beautiful.
Merriam-Webster has something special to say about this word.
We do things by a divine standard.
We exercise a moral prerogative.
We remain free from guilt over bad ...