Memorable Scripture: Forgetting the blessings of the past for the sin of the present.

Now there arose a new king over Egypt, who did not know Joseph. Exodus 1:8

I seriously doubt someone in Egypt did not know Joseph. Continue reading

Die to Hate – Reconcile to Love

But a certain Samaritan, as he journeyed, came where he was. And when he saw him, he had compassion. Luke 10:33 Continue reading

Indepdence Day!

Jesus answered and said to them, “You are mistaken, not knowing the Scriptures nor the power of God. Matt 22:29 Continue reading

It’s High Time

9/11 has rolled around again. It’s been 14 years since terrorist hijacked and flew commercial airliners into the World Trade Center and the Pentagon.
It was a terrible day in American history. Continue reading

A Sword will Devour

bibleswordIf you refuse and rebel, you shall be devoured by the sword Isa 1:20

Those words were spoken to Israel during the days of Isaiah. It was a warning to repent from the path the nation was taking. That path was leading to destruction. Continue reading

Equality “under God”

one-nation-under-god1they did not like to retain God in their knowledge… Rom 1:28

God messes up things for sin! His word and His believers interfere with a sinful lifestyle.
You can say what you want about God being love – and He is – but He is also a God of wrath as written in the same chapter. (cf. Rom 1:18) Continue reading

What you will leave behind!

old_man_with_childChildren’s children are the crown of old men, and the glory of children is their father. Prov 17:6

What will you leave behind for your children?
I’m not talking about the house, stamp collection, dishes, and municipal bonds. I’m talking about the real things they will remember – the things that will change their lives and lead them to change others. Continue reading

I Take For Granted

I took a few days away from the blog last week for Thanksgiving. But while looking through some archives on my computer I found the following poem. I first wrote it when my daughters were very young, probably 20 years ago.
It’s called I Take For Granted. Continue reading

The Petition

Almost ½ of the states in the union have petitions to secede from the rest of the country.
The state of Texas has well over 100,000 signatures, significantly more than the 25,000 needed to garner the attention of the White House.
All the talk about secession is on the heels of a country divided over the presidential election. Continue reading