I re-blogged the following, with permission, from The Matt Walsh Blog site. (Note that it’s satire.) Seriously, it hurts. Stop it, will ya? Yesterday I walked by a church and the pastor barreled out of the door, ran into the street, screamed “BIBLE!” and chucked it right at my head. Well, that didn’t LITERALLY happen. But he did say, “good afternoon, God bless,” which is basically the same thing. In any case, Christians are.. Read More
Make me know Your ways, O Lord; Teach me Your paths. Lead me in Your truth and teach me, For You are the God of my salvation; For You I wait all the day. (Psalm 25.4-5) It was my first camel ride. Sitting high atop this ship of the desert, in the pitch-black darkness, I bounced my way up the side of Mt. Sinai in Egypt. The only sounds were the grunts of the camel and.. Read More
For you formed my inmost being. You knit me together in my mother’s womb. I will give thanks to you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Your works are wonderful. My soul knows that very well. My frame wasn’t hidden from you, when I was made in secret, woven together in the depths of the earth. Your eyes saw my body. In your book they were all written, the days that were.. Read More
Please pray for those, tonight, who are suffering unimaginable pain and loss.
The following is from the C. H. Spurgeon Quotes blog … The Hour Is Coming John 5:25 I have, in my imagination, looked on all whom I know on the earth, and I have said, they are dying creatures. This is always true, but we often forget it. Yet when a precious one is taken, we begin to realize this truth. Thinking about this, I seem to see a passing procession. I remember.. Read More
At the turn of the 11th century B.C., in 1 Samuel 10, the prophet Samuel anointed Saul as the first king of Israel. Before leaving, Samuel instructed Saul to wait seven days at Gilgal. At that time, Samuel said he would come and offer burnt offerings to the Lord. Waiting at Gilgal, Saul looked at the Philistine army which had amassed 30,000 chariots and 6,000 horsemen against the Israelites. He saw his army.. Read More
Please remember the six million Jews who were slaughtered during the Holocaust. Pray for the peace of Jerusalem. Here are videos of drivers showing respect during the sounding of sirens on this Yom HaShoah: 1 and 2.
Because Christ also suffered for sins once, the righteous for the unrighteous, that he might bring you to God; being put to death in the flesh, but made alive in the spirit; in which he also went and preached to the spirits in prison… (1 Peter 3.18-19 WEB)
And they brought him to the place called Golgotha (which means Place of a Skull) … and they crucified him. (Mark 15.22,24 ESV)