Multitudes, Multitudes, In The Valley of Decision!

Day before yesterday while out on a drive with my wife we were discussing how divided our nation is over the outcome of the presidential election. We both agreed that if it weren't for so many claims of cheating in such blatant ways the idea our candidate honestly losing would be more acceptable. But that's … Continue reading Multitudes, Multitudes, In The Valley of Decision!

Could God Use A Fallen Person Like Donald Trump

The last almost 4 years with Donald Trump as president has been quite a ride. Sometimes as with the 1st presidential debate not a very appealing one but certainly not boring either. Before the 2016 election I questioned in my heart if God would use a man with the moral flaws that Donald Trump clearly … Continue reading Could God Use A Fallen Person Like Donald Trump

Facing Hurricane Delta, Trusting Jesus

8am The Blue Dot is my home. Today, for the 2nd time this year a substantial hurricane will move across the parish of our home within 40 miles or so. That's relatively close to being a direct hit but without the full impact. It's also close enough to a direct hit that until it has … Continue reading Facing Hurricane Delta, Trusting Jesus

Two Had To Die

When reading the Bible I've learned to pay attention to the "side notes," those added comments that seem as though they are only fluff, something inconsequential. Today's MyDailyBible app devotional reading is a perfect example of that and is where the title of this blog post comes from. DailyPlan : one-year-tract : 2020-09-15 #Bible https://www.mydailybible.org/dp/esv/one-year-tract/2020-09-15.htmContinue reading Two Had To Die

Damaged Goods

This morning as I prayed, telling Father God how much I desired to have communion with Him in my time of Bible study a thought came to mind, "damaged goods." Damaged Goods nounEnglish Language Learners Definition of damaged goods: products that are broken, cracked, scratched, etc.informal : a person who is considered to be no … Continue reading Damaged Goods

A Root Of Bitterness Defiles Many

Hebrews 12:14-15 Pursue peace with all people, and holiness, without which no one will see the Lord: 15 looking carefully lest anyone fall short of the grace of God; lest any root of bitterness springing up cause trouble, and by this many become defiled; As I study and learn more and more of what the … Continue reading A Root Of Bitterness Defiles Many

Trump Plans To Divide Israel, Is America’s Divisions Related?

On a cold and crisp morning last fall on November 16th 2019 I was shocked by what I saw in my backyard. Once the sight of our split in two fig tree had registered in my mind my thoughts went to scripture. I realized that this sight could be taken as an ominous sign of … Continue reading Trump Plans To Divide Israel, Is America’s Divisions Related?

A Wandering Aramean Was My Father, Father’s Day 2020

Happy Father's Day to all the fathers out there today!!! As expected, some Bible verse and devotional apps are bringing attention to scriptures concerning the 5th commandment of God's Top Ten list. Honour thy father and thy mother: that thy days may be long upon the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee. The … Continue reading A Wandering Aramean Was My Father, Father’s Day 2020

Singular vs Plural

This morning in my Bible study time, it seems that having a "singular focus" was the thought of the day. It began like this, On Sunday June 7th the MyDailyBible app devotional reading, DailyPlan #Bible https://www.mydailybible.org/dp/esv/one-year-tract/2020-06-07.htm included Psalm 95. This Psalm contains scriptures found in the Book of Hebrews chapters 3 & 4 that I … Continue reading Singular vs Plural

One New Man Was Always God’s Plan

Counting the omer for 50 days from the Feast of Firstfruits until the Feast of Weeks also known as Shavuot/Pentecost was in anticipation of the ripening of the wheat harvest. Throughout the period beginning after the Exodus until 10 days after Yeshua Jesus ascended to heaven, the waving of 2 wheat loaves of bread that … Continue reading One New Man Was Always God’s Plan

Jesus’ Ascension Was On This Day

I can say with very much certainty that about 2,000 years ago on this very day, Jesus ascended up to heaven right before the eyes of His disciples. It's not some privately imparted revelation I received from our Dear Heavenly Father or by the Holy Spirit. No, Jesus revealed this to me through Himself, His … Continue reading Jesus’ Ascension Was On This Day

Lag B’Omer, 33, And a Plaque

If you have read through my blog very much you know the numbers 3, 33, 333 are of great interest to me. It's why my blog verse is Jeremiah 33:3. For a season, many dozens of times I would awake during sleep, look at my bedside digital clock at exactly 3:33, am or pm depending … Continue reading Lag B’Omer, 33, And a Plaque