Category Archives: Bible

The Curious Case Of Albright vs. Potter

Earlier this morning I received the following message from one of my blog’s loyal readers:  “Perhaps it’s time to explain again why you read the good, bad and the ugly. For some that would not be a good idea, the … Continue reading

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The Magnificat Of Mary

[Note:  This is the prepared text for a sermonette given on June 17, 2017 at the United Church of God congregation in Hood River, Oregon.] I promised you all last Sabbath when you visited Portland that I would have a … Continue reading

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Book Review: 7 Reasons Why You Can Trust The Bible

7 Reasons Why You Can Trust The Bible, by Erwin W. Lutzer [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Moody Publishers.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] Given the widespread ignorance of scriptures and the savage nature … Continue reading

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Book Review: A Layman Looks At The Lord’s Prayer

A Layman Looks At The Lord’s Prayer, by W. Phillip Keller [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Moody Publishers.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] Like many people, I am familiar with the appealing rhythm and … Continue reading

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Let Them Lead You In The Right Direction

“Follow your heart, your intuition, let them lead you in the right direction,” sang Jewel [1] on the chorus to her top 40 hit from her dance pop “sellout” album 0304 that ended up going only gold and failed to … Continue reading

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Book Review: 23 Minutes In Hell

23 Minutes In Hell: One Man’s Story About What He Saw, Heard, And Felt In That Place Of Torment, by Bill Wiese [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Charisma House.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] … Continue reading

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Book Review: Jesus Journey

Jesus Journey:  Shattering The Stained Glass Superhero And Discovering The Humanity Of God, a 40-Day Encounter, by Trent Sheppard [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/Zondervan.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] It is a measure … Continue reading

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Nor Curse A Ruler Of Your People

[Note:  This is the prepared text for a sermonette given at the United Church of God congregation in Portland on June 10, 2017.  It had been previously given at the UCG congregation in Hood River on June 3, 2017.] I … Continue reading

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Book Review: Say Goodbye To Regret

Say Goodbye To Regret:  Discovering The Secret To A Blessed Life, by Bob Santos [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookCrash.   All thoughts and opinions are my own.] Although this is not a perfect book, this … Continue reading

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Book Review: Start With Amen

Start With Amen:  How I Learned To Surrender By Keeping The End In Mind, by Beth Buckenberger [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/Thomas Nelson Publishing.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] It is not always … Continue reading

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