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Taking a Stand (Part 3)

The king took his place of authority beside the pillar and renewed the covenant in the LORD’s presence. He pledged to obey the LORD by keeping all his commands, laws, and decrees with all...

Taking a Stand (Part One)

A number of years ago, young orphaned elephants were introduced to the Pilanesberg area of South Africa having been removed from other over-populated reserves. Within a relatively short matter of time, these juvenile elephants...

Daniel, Chapter 2: Part 4

The next eight verses of Daniel Chapter 2 are a conversation between the King and the Chaldeans…or we could say the natural mind is thinking. He has his thoughts and thoughts from the demons...

Daniel, Chapter 2: Part 3

We have established that the natural mind is searching to find his true identity. He does not know the answers to the questions, Am I valuable…Does my life count for anything? Verse three tells...

On Becoming Real

“What is real?” asked the rabbit… “Real isn’t how you are made,’ said the Skin Horse. ‘It’s a thing that happens to you. When a child loves you for a long, long time, not...

Prophecy September 2022

The following prophecy came forth in one of our churches last Sunday: “Fine tune your ears, fine tune your ears, fine tune your ears. I want you to hear, I want you to hear,...

We the People

We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, ensure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of...

Where Do You Set the Bar?

“Raising the bar” has become a universal meme for establishing the level of competence or achievement that we would aspire to regardless of the area of expertise being pursued. No matter what it is...

Lessons from the Wall

Jean Paul Sartre once wrote a short story encapsulating the incarcerated lives of three anarchists during the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939). He entitled his story, “The Wall.” In this story you are challenged to...

Is America Going Down?

A Vision from Someone in our Local Home Church This morning while I was in and out of sleep, I saw a huge, monstrous ship.   It had the name USS AMERICA on it. ...

Flirting with Deception

The prevalence of deception in our world today is analogous to a fish swimming in toxic water. The fish has to process that water through its gills extracting the life sustaining oxygen while passing...

Liberty vs Safety

Those who would give up essential liberty to purchase a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety.  Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) I’d rather die on my feet than live on my knees. Euripides (484-408...

Define Normal, Part 1

There is an interesting psychological phenomenon which seems to activate whenever we are assailed with chaotic times and circumstances which persist for a protracted period. It is our habit to take solace and refuge...

Unrequited Truth

In a recent post I argued that our desire to acquire and know absolute truth must meet or even exceed Bartimeaus’ desire to receive his natural sight. In all actuality, unadulterated truth is the...