Monthly Archives: December 2013

The Wonderful Counselor

The counsel of the Lord standeth forever, the thoughts of His heart to all generations.  Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord.  Psalm 33:11-12 At the risk of being maligned as a nerd, I must tell you I … Continue reading

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His Name is Wonderful

And His name shall be called, Wonderful…. Isaiah 9:6 At holiday time, there is much to do to keep a household running with extra people and altered schedules.  With five children, and three children-in-law, I can make myself look pretty … Continue reading

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Learning to Write History

I have been working for a few weeks on a new writing project, so I am still in the learning phase.  I will be telling the story of a strategic battle in Vietnam that kept food supplies uninterrupted while more … Continue reading

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The Glory of Jesus

And now, Oh Father, glorify thou me with thine own self with the glory which I had with thee before the world was.  John 17:5 As I drove to Home Depot yesterday, a melodic baritone voice came over my radio … Continue reading

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Blundering Comforters

And when they looked from afar off and saw him [disfigured] beyond recognition, they lifted up their voices and wept; and each one tore his robe, and they cast dust over their heads toward the heavens.  So they sat down … Continue reading

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Subverting the Soul

Forasmuch as we have heard, that certain which went out from us have troubled you with words, subverting your souls…  Acts 15:24 I often read the scriptures and come to a phrase that jolts my thinking, and I respond, “I … Continue reading

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Provoking God

 Now therefore why tempt ye God, to put a yoke upon the neck of the disciples, which neither our fathers nor we were able to bear?  Acts 15:10 The controversy of Acts 15 is about freedom in Christ.  Did new … Continue reading

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