The climate of your relationships determines the forecast.
Genesis 4:3-5 NLT
When it was time for the harvest, Cain presented some of his crops as a gift to the LORD. Abel also brought a gift—the best portions of the firstborn lambs from his flock. The LORD accepted Abel and his gift, but he did not accept Cain and his gift. This made Cain very angry, and he looked dejected.
Genesis 4:6 NLT
“Why are you so angry?” the LORD asked Cain. “Why do you look so dejected?
Genesis 4:7 NLT
You will be accepted if you do what is right. But if you refuse to do what is right, then watch out! Sin is crouching at the door, eager to control you. But you must subdue it and be its master.”
Genesis 4:8 NLT
One day Cain suggested to his brother, “Let’s go out into the fields.”
And while they were in the field, Cain attacked his brother, Abel, and killed him.
Genesis 4:9 NLT
Afterward the LORD asked Cain, “Where is your brother? Where is Abel?” “I don’t know,” Cain responded. “Am I my brother’s guardian?”
What's it like to be on the other side of me?
Teach us, O Lord to number our days, so that we might gain a heart of wisdom