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Two Men Seek Faith

Posted on: October 15th, 2017

Two men seek faith. The first man’s approach is to try to find solutions to all the problems. He has delved deeply into the difficult questions relating to the Genesis account of creation. He has read volumes on the flood. He finds the story of Jonah particularly challenging. He relies heavily on archaeology and secular more…

“I Will Not Go To Nineveh”

Posted on: October 8th, 2017

Most readers will recognize the above line as coming from the book of Jonah. When one hears the name Jonah, they think of the sea creature. While the sea creature was part of the story’s narrative, the lessons we can learn are far more important. Why don’t we concentrate on Jonah’s goal of escaping from more…

Reflections of the Psalms – Psalm 54

Posted on: October 6th, 2017

Psalm 54 contains a short statement after the title that says that the psalm was written when the Ziphites had told Saul where David and his men were hiding. That account is recorded in 1 Samuel 23:19-29. If that statement is accurate, then David must have written the psalm shortly after he found out that more…

And Peter Remembered the Words of Jesus

Posted on: September 24th, 2017

The poignant words that serve as our title were taken from Matthew 26:75. They are found in a passage that will serve to recall the situation to the mind’s eye. “And Peter remembered the word of Jesus, which said unto him, before the cock crow, thou shalt deny me thrice. And he went out and more…

Undercover Agents for Christ?

Posted on: September 17th, 2017

Most of us know the MO of undercover agents for law enforcement. They try to blend in with the crowd that they think might include whomever they are trying to catch. They try to dress, talk, and generally mimic the habits that crowd. They try hard to befriend as many as possible and get close more…