Tag Archives: Bible

Immeasurable truths found in small things

The inspiration for many of my blog posts comes to me during my morning walks, but I don’t always recognize it when it comes. That happened to me this morning, and through my experience I learned two important lessons. Today I decided to vary my pace, … Continue reading

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Does God’s word still mean what it says?

A few months ago, I was reading various theological articles about our relationship, as Christians, with Israel. I wrote down this quote (but not the citation, sorry!) as being especially apt: God says this, “I will bless those who bless you, And I will curse him who curses … Continue reading

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Can we agree on ANYTHING?

If you pay attention to the current news, whether on the liberal main stream media or through a variety of social media and Internet sites, you must have picked up on the current tendency to focus on discord and disagreement.  … Continue reading

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The holy ostrich syndrome

Sometimes it seems even the news we are allowed to see on mainstream media is just too discouraging to be borne. It’s no wonder so many of us are turning our faces away and clinging to what’s safe and familiar. … Continue reading

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The Back Story is Important

Recently I discovered the first thirteen seasons of the TV show CSI. I began to watch this program in its fourteenth season, so I was curious to see the earlier episodes. After my initial surprise at how young the continuing … Continue reading

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Seeing beyond the obvious

I love the Bible. I love it for all the usual reasons every Christian loves the word of God, but I also love it because it always shows me something new. In the Harry Potter books and movies, the people … Continue reading

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Cain’s Wife

In my work and other life activities I am constantly reminded of the importance of clear, effective communication. In women’s ministries one important aspect of communication is for each woman to be prepared to give a clear personal faith testimony.  … Continue reading

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Progressive Christians

I read a profile recently of a newly formed non-denominational church in the upper Midwest.  It was described as a “progressive” Christian church.  For the most part the church seems to fit the “emergent” church profile: mission-minded in relating to … Continue reading

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