“Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God.” Matthew 5:9
My boys’ growling response, “I don’t wanna be a peacemaker!”
I could not help but laugh hysterically.
Under his breathe he said, “I am a warrior”. A smile came over my face and I laughed again. “I am a warrior too, my son”, I replied.
Just like the impetuous Peter, who cut off the servants ear, we can relate to Peter’s personality.
“Then Simon Peter, having a sword, drew it and struck the high priest’s servant, and cut off his right ear.” John 18:10
“I say then: Walk in the Spirit, and you shall not fulfill the lust of the flesh. ” Galatians 5:16