Monthly Archives: February 2009

Regarding the Temple of God

Nadya Suleman gained worldwide attention on January 23 when she gave birth to octuplets in LA.  Becomin impregnated by in vitro fertilization, Suleman found herself adding eight newborns to her already bulging nest of six children. The news media dubbed … Continue reading

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An atheist’s view

Jesus said, “Go therefore and make disciples…” (Matthew 28.19a) We know those words of Jesus. We’ve heard them, read them, and repeated them many times before. Yet, among many Christians I meet, evangelizing seems to be a low priority, ranking … Continue reading

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A Prayer for Presidents’ Day

(Dear God) Fondly do we hope, fervently do we pray, that this mighty scourge of war may speedily pass away. Yet if God wills that it continues… until every drop of blood drawn with the lash shall be paid another … Continue reading

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God loves you

I have loved you with an everlasting love…with lovingkindness I have drawn you. Jeremiah 31.3

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A Prayer for Today

You are God and there is no other, as it is written You “…look to the ends of the earth, and see everything under the heavens,” (Job 28:24) nothing escapes Your notice dear Lord. You “…sit enthroned above the circle … Continue reading

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God loves you

  The LORD your God in your midst,        The Mighty One, will save;        He will rejoice over you with gladness,        He will quiet you with His love,        He will rejoice over you with singing.” Zephaniah 3.17

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“Soaking”

For the  Christian, meditation or contemplation should not be some strange, extra-Biblical journey into new age navel-gazing. Meditation is simply pausing in your day to focus on God. Whether you wish to concentrate your mind and heart on His Word, … Continue reading

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A Prayer for Today

Oh Lord, help me to grow up in You. I want to hear Your voice and I want You to use my life to bring others to You! Teach me to take my prayers as seriously as You do and … Continue reading

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The National Prayer Breakfast Speech

President Obama gave a speech before the National Prayer Breakfast this morning in Washington D.C. Overall, I found the speech to be pretty good, considering the secular nature of his office, but it was too theologically syncretic for my tastes. … Continue reading

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A Prayer for Today

I praise You, Lord, that it is not an accident or coincidence that You have me working where I work.  I know that it is You, Lord, who opened these doors and have placed me for this season of my life … Continue reading

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