The idea of quid pro quo, or I’ll scratch your back if you scratch mine, is commonplace. Most everyone is nice to those from whom they can benefit. And with the presidential election looming you can’t help but think of all of the favors being given and the payback being received. So, where do you draw the line? Is there any difference between bartering favors and outright bribery?
“A bribe is seen as a charm by the one who gives it; they think success will come at every turn.” – Bible or Not?
In an interesting parable, Jesus actually seems to be encouraging this type of behavior. Or does He? Find out…Continue reading