We have blended blessings!
We have blended burdens!
What is it that blankets our blended families?
Romans 12:9 (ESV)
Let love be genuine. Abhor what is evil.; hold fast to what is good.
Romans 12:10 (ESV)
Love one another with brotherly affection. Outdo one another is showing honor.
It pursues holiness
It honors others
How do we deal with blended blessings?
Romans 12:15 (ESV)
Rejoice with those who rejoice, weep with those who weep.
1 - We rejoice!
Understand that you are blessed.
Look for good.
How do we deal with blended burdens?
2 - We weep!
Share the load.
Galatians 6:2 (ESV)
Bear one another's burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ.