When reading the Bible, you’re bound to come across an assortment of behaviours, phrases and terms that might seem a bit odd or bizarre to the world of today. For example, have you ever been so sad, angry, desperate or … Continue reading Have you ever been so fraught with distress that you wanted to tear your clothes?
“One night I dreamed a dream.As I was walking along the beach with my Lord.Across the dark sky flashed scenes from my life.For each scene, I noticed two sets of footprints in the sand,One belonging to me and one to … Continue reading “Footprints in the Sand”
Since the beginning, humans have fought bitterly against the reality that no matter how healthy, wise or wealthy we are, our time on this earth is very short. That being said, whether it be a personal tragedy or a global … Continue reading Deadly Viruses, a Good Creation and a Loving God
It has often been saidthere’s so much to be read,you never can cramall those words in your head. So the writer who breedsmore words than he needsis making a chorefor the reader who reads. That’s why my belief isthe briefer … Continue reading “Shorth is better than length”
Throughout the Old Testament, the Jewish nation of Israel were God’s chosen people. Through Moses, God led the Israelites out of their 400 or so years of slavery in Egypt, and into the Promised Land of Canaan (modern-day Israel and … Continue reading “…there is no Gentile or Jew…”
Shortly before Israel’s time of exile during the Eighth Century before Christ, Hosea (which means salvation) was the first of the Twelve Minor Prophets (Hosea to Malachi), found in the final section of the Nevi’im. From the second verse of … Continue reading Where, O death, is your victory?
When we look back through history, plagues and virus are pretty regular, and as a Christian, I’m well aware of the prophecy of the Four Horsemen given to us in Revelations 6:1-8. There’s been plenty debate amongst historians, theologians and … Continue reading COVID-19…just another pandemic?
And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us; and we saw His glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth. Continue reading The Word Became Flesh?
They might be thin, but could one of these Arabian camels go through the eye of a needle? Continue reading It’d be Easier for a Camel…
In his work “Mere Christianity“, Clive Staples (C.S.) Lewis stated that, Even in literature and art, no man who bothers about originality will ever be original: whereas if you simply try to tell the truth (without caring twopence how often … Continue reading How often are you A-mazed?