Daily Archives: June 24, 2016

Silver And Gold I Do Not Have

In Acts 3:1-10, shortly after the Pentecost service where the Holy Spirit was given out to the early Church of God, there was a telling incident that is worth quoting at some length:  “Now Peter and John went up together … Continue reading

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If I Had No Loot

In the middle of the 1990’s, the New Jack Swing group Tony! Toni! Tonè! released a successful single called “If I Had No Loot.”  The premise of the song, which hit the top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100, is … Continue reading

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Book Review: Taken At The Flood

Taken At The Flood:  The Roman Conquest Of Greece, by Robin Waterfield This book is a rare achievement on several levels, one worthy of high praise as well as the praise of reading it and reflecting upon its eerie contemporary … Continue reading

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