Monthly Archives: December 2015

Equality and diversity – Bible style

The notions of equality and diversity come directly from the Bible. Read on to see how God intends the church (and us) to behave. This passage from Paul written to the church in Corinth reminds us that the religious leaders … Continue reading

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Safe in hand

I am constantly amazed and reassured by the direct connection between the Old (before Jesus) and New (during and after Jesus) Testaments in the Bible. Here’s a great example of one of God’s promises from hundreds of years earlier being … Continue reading

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Waiting in 2016

Why would you ever complain, O Jacob, or, whine, Israel, saying, “ GOD has lost track of me. He doesn’t care what happens to me”? Don’t you know anything? Haven’t you been listening? GOD doesn’t come and go. God lasts. … Continue reading

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Observations from San Francisco

The art museum Today, I visited the de Young museum. My favorite painting was A day in July by Ritman. Here’s what occurred to me. In art, I can only observe what the artist has elected to show me. I … Continue reading

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Not so silent night: The Word speaks

The four Gospels are filled with Jesus’ teaching and words of wisdom.  In John 14, Jesus comforts His disciples regarding His imminent death and resurrection. Verse 10 says: The words I say to you I do not speak on my … Continue reading

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His thoughts, His ways, His word

Isaiah 55:8-11 (NIV) 8 “For my thoughts are not your thoughts,     neither are your ways my ways,” declares the Lord. 9 “As the heavens are higher than the earth,     so are my ways higher than your ways     and my thoughts than your … Continue reading

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