Author Archives: Steve

To Number Our Days

There is an ancient story about three demons who were arguing over the best way to destroy the Christian church. The first demon says, “Let’s tell all the Christians there is no heaven. Take away the reward and the church … Continue reading

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Happy and Blessed 500th!

In 16th century Germany, the Roman Catholic practice of offering indulgences was in full swing. Put simply, indulgences were offerings given to the church with the expectation that the giver or their loved ones would be given less time in … Continue reading

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Not Alone

“Flood of a Lifetime!” “Rain Measured in Feet, Not Inches!” “Devastation!” The headlines and statements regarding Hurricane Harvey and its aftermath are startling, to say the least. It is with mixed feelings that I sit in peace and comfort, watching … Continue reading

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Draw Near to God

You may have seen the 2000 movie, Cast Away, with Tom Hanks. It’s about a FedEx plane on an international flight, carrying a FedEx executive: Chuck Noland. The plane runs into some definite problems over the South Pacific, crashes into … Continue reading

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The path belongs to Him

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 … Continue reading

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At least, speak up for the unborn

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 … Continue reading

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God searches for you

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 … Continue reading

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Holocaust Remembrance Day – April 19, 2012

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.

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He has Risen!

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The 2nd Day

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 … Continue reading

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