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An Eternity of Sundays

An Eternity of Sundays

“My dear, here we must run as fast as we can, just to stay in place. And if you wish to go anywhere you must run twice as fast as…

When One Is a Majority

When One Is a Majority

“Do not rebel against the LORD, and don’t be afraid of the people of the land. They are only helpless prey to us! They have no protection, but the Lord…

More Than Appearance Management

More Than Appearance Management

Don’t even think for a moment my life is perfect. Why, just this week I was pulling weeds in my garden, disturbed a hornet’s nest, got stung on my nose.…

A Harborous Disposition

A Harborous Disposition

Sociologist Robert Putnam wrote a book some years ago entitled, “Bowling Alone.” Bowling, unbelievably, is the most participated in sport in America. Annually, more people bowl than any other single…

Do You Have An Eternal Perspective? Part 2

Do You Have An Eternal Perspective? Part 2

“Since all these things are thus to be dissolved, what sort of persons ought you to be….” 2 Peter 3:11. Nothing On Earth Lasts!Passing on from the brevity of life, a…

Tea and Apple Pies

Tea and Apple Pies

When our friend first moved to our home town in the Deep South it was a culture shock. Raised on the slick windy streets of Chicago, he had never eaten…

The Sexual Revolution

The Sexual Revolution

Sixty years ago the fears of getting caught, pregnancy, venereal disease, and God kept us sexually chaste. The boundaries the good Lord placed on sex against lust, fornication, rape, divorce,…

Woodpeckers on the Wall

Woodpeckers on the Wall

The coming week marks the anniversary of the division of Berlin, Germany. On the afternoon of August 12, 1961, leaders of the German Democratic Republic signed an order to close…

Holy, Holy, Holy

Holy, Holy, Holy

And one called to another and said: “Holy, holy, holy is the LORD of hosts; the whole earth is full of his glory” (Isaiah 6:3, ESV)! On God’s Top Ten list, the very…

Silence

Silence

Jesus Christ and Pilate stood toe to toe, the one a preacher, the other a politician. The one on trial, the other a judge. That’s when Pilate looked at Christ,…