Once again, the immoral guillotine falls. Once again, we are left with an elected official scrambling to cover past sin.
Immorality is the rotten fruit of ego and ambition. Ego, ambition, and immorality foster a combative nature, which some are arguing is evident in Missouri’s political arena. Boasting in one’s strength and wisdom usually ends with public embarrassment.
What happens in basements eventually is declared from the housetops. The Savior warned of such hypocrisy when he stated, “whatsoever ye have spoken in darkness shall be heard in the light; and that which ye have spoken in the ear in closets shall be proclaimed upon the housetops” (Luke 12:2).
A secular way to say it would be: what happens in Vegas, doesn’t stay in Vegas.