And I heard a voice saying to me, ‘Rise, Peter, kill and eat.’ But I said, ‘Not so Lord!’ For nothing common or unclean has at any time entered my mouth.’ But the voice answered me again from heaven, ‘What God has cleansed you must not call common.’ Acts 11:7-9
When was the last time you rose, killed, and ate? In other words, when was the last time you caught your own meat, cleaned it, and cooked it? What about your children? Acts 11:7-9 is one of many verses that make it clear God wants us to participate in His creation. Being wise rulers over God’s creation means we need to be involved with it, finding a balance between overexploiting and overprotecting. If you don’t know how to catch, clean and cook something, there are thousands of helpful resources out there. Here are a couple of videos I made on the subject:
Now rise Christian, kill and eat with your family and friends!