Heard about the lady faking her death and claiming life insurance? Politicians giving freebies the night before elections? The government bodyguard with a hidden criminal record? Or the one about the 29-year- old who paid someone to steal and burn her car for insurance money – and got caught?

‘Don’t be misled: No one makes a fool of God. What a person plants, he will harvest. The person who plants selfishness, ignoring the needs of others – ignoring God! – harvests a crop of weeds But the one who plants in response to God, letting God’s Spirit do the growth work in him, harvests a crop of real life, eternal life.’ Galatians 6:7-8 (

That’s a tough warning … and a great promise. Listen up!