Category Archives: Bible

Young Josiah

Earlier this week I got a brief message from our choir director that told us we had no choir practice and encouraged us to enjoy our week off.  As is my fashion, I felt it necessarily to reply somewhat cheekishly … Continue reading

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Book Review: A Little Book For New Philosophers

A Little Book For New Philosophers, by Paul Copan When one reads a book, even a book as little as this one (about 120 pages and small enough to fit in a pocket), one has to ask what motive the … Continue reading

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The Night Is Just A Shadow Falling On You

Today I saw a story showing on my social media that discussed the arrest of a husband and wife for female genital mutilation, a social custom quite popular in certain backwards areas of the world and with their refugee populations … Continue reading

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Book Review: And Still She Laughs

And Still She Laughs:  Defiant Joy In The Depths Of Suffering, by Kate Merrick [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/Thomas Nelson Publishing.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] This book is messy in the best … Continue reading

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Book Review: Reclaiming The Art Of Biblical Meditation

Reclaiming The Art Of Biblical Meditation:  Find True Peace In Jesus, by Robert J. Morgan [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/Thomas Nelson.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.  A free study guide is available for … Continue reading

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Mysteries Of The Bible: What Did Jesus Do During The Forty Days Between The Resurrection And The Ascension?

Recently I had the chance to talk with one of my close friends, who happens to be a deacon in our local congregation, and he mentioned that there was little attention in our church literature given to the period of … Continue reading

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Book Review: Welcome To College

Welcome To College:  A Christ-Follower’s Guide To The Journey, by Jonathan Morrow [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Kregel Book Tours.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] As someone who has spent a lot of time … Continue reading

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They, Without A Word, May Be Won Over By The Conduct Of Their Wives

[Note:  This is the text of a sermonette given at the United Church of God congregation in Portland, Oregon on April 15, 2017.] I would like to begin today by looking at a passage relating to the relationship between husbands … Continue reading

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Do What You Want With My Body

In late 2013 Lady Gaga released “Do What You Want” as the second single for her album ARTpop.  The song was moderately successful, debuting at #13 on the Hot 100 and making it on the top 100 pop hits of … Continue reading

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Book Review: Law & Liberty

Law & Liberty, by Rousas John Rushdoony This book has an interesting history as part of the intensely prolific writings of this fairly typically prolific Theonomist writer.  Given originally as a series of radio addresses in the 1960’s, these books … Continue reading

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