Category Archives: Bible

As Many As The Lord Our God Will Call: Part Four

As I wind down this particular series of posts (see here, here, and here), I wish to close with an exploration of a single question:  how is it that believers can benefit from being part of a legacy of believers?  … Continue reading

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As Many As The Lord Our God Will Call: Part Three

I ended the previous part of our discussion (see here and here) with a discussion of the frequent need on the part of those who profit from the legacy of previous generations of believers for some sort of reassurance about … Continue reading

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As Many As The Lord Our God Will Call: Part Two

I closed the previous part of this discussion with a discussion of the tension in the Bible that exists between the need to honor those who came before us whose example of faith provided future generations with blessings that we do … Continue reading

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As Many As The Lord Our God Will Call: Part One

When I posted recently on the subject of people or places being viewed improperly as God-forsaken, a frequent reader of the blog had some questions that were far distinct from what I had intended and which ended up being very lengthy … Continue reading

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Above And Beyond

When I was an undergraduate student at the University of Southern California, still living in honor dorms there, my roommate at the time turned me on to an obscure Bee Gees album that was largely neglected in the United States … Continue reading

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God Forsaken

Yesterday, our sermonette speaker talked about the issue of God forsaken, and I must admit that I found the message to be very interesting if a bit of a scripture hunt.  As is sometimes the case when I listen to … Continue reading

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Book Review: Fish Sandwiches

Fish Sandwiches:  The Delight Of Receiving God’s Promises, by Troy Schmidt [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Tyndale Blog Network.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] Despite the fact that there is much to appreciate about … Continue reading

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Book Review: 40 Verses To Ignite Your Faith

40 Verses To Ignite Your Faith:  Surprising Insights From Unexpected Passages, by Laurie Polich Short [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Bethany Books.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] This book is an example, and a … Continue reading

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Book Review: Zealous For Good Works

Zealous For Good Works:  Mobilizing Your Church For The Good Of Your Community, by Todd A. Wilson [Note: This book was provided free of charge by Moody Publishers. All thoughts and opinions are my own.] There is a small error … Continue reading

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Revelation Through Creation

At least for me, one of the most sobering and reflective passages of scriptures is Romans 1:18-21, where Paul begins discussing the theme of the fallen nature of all mankind as follows:  “ For the wrath of God is revealed from … Continue reading

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