Monthly Archives: January 2015

Go back home

I’ve always liked the story of Jesus healing the man possessed by many demons (Legion). It appears in the three synoptic, or similar, Gospels: Mark (5:1-20), Matthew (8:28-34), and Luke (8:26-39). Let’s quickly hit the highlights from Mark’s account because I … Continue reading

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Wendell Scott – too tough

Wendell Scott will be inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame tonight. What makes this event historic is that he will be the first African-American driver in the hall. His racing career began in 1952; he was the first African-American to win … Continue reading

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Love affair

What I was going to write: The more I read the Bible, meditate on it, and attempt to apply it to my daily life, the more I cherish it. I am developing a love affair with God’s word. I’m not … Continue reading

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Heart to mouth

Here’s what I’m learning about sin. It manages to kick my butt by: shortening the distance between my heart and my mouth when I am harboring resentful, angry, selfish, (fill in the blank), thoughts in my heart. Say this: Whatever … Continue reading

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Are you Moses?

In Exodus 3 God calls Moses to lead the Israelites out of bondage in Egypt. You probably know the story already. Pharaoh. Ten plagues. Exodus. Red Sea. Wilderness. Manna and quail. Mount Sanai. Ten commandments. What occurred to me when reading Exodus 3, … Continue reading

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LTE: let’s tell everybody

Check out the “Spread the word” AT&T commercial from the Network Experts series. In this video, the network engineers Frank and Charlie have big news. The commercial begins: Frank: “We did it Charlie. AT&T’s network now has the nation’s strongest LTE signal.” … Continue reading

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Jesus’ joy

I have told you this so that my joy may be in you and that your joy may be complete. John 15:11 Jesus spoke these words to His disciples following the Last Supper. When reading this I wondered, “What is Jesus’ joy?” … Continue reading

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