God doesn’t play the Toys R Us card

Juli Mize:

God keeps His promises!

Originally posted on Juli Mize:

Do you ever promise your child that you will take them to Toys R Us? Do you ever wave that in front of them like a big carrot in the hopes of getting them off your back for a moment? Have you ever even used it in desperation? Am I the only one who occasionally manipulates my child?

Oh, for shame.

As painful and embarrassing as this may be, I stand before you and confess that I have used Toys R Us as a bargaining chip with my son, and possibly my husband as well.

I admit this to you in the hopes of creating a picture of how untrustworthy people are, and how trustworthy God is. In the book of Isaiah, the prophet says of God . . . So shall my word be that goes out from my mouth; it shall not return to me empty, but it…

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