Monthly Archives: March 2012

“Passion Week”

“Passion Week” or “Holy Week” is the week that commemorates the events of the last week of Jesus, beginning with “Palm Sunday” and ending with “Easter Sunday.”  Many denominations celebrate various days of this week:  Palm Sunday, Good Friday, Easter, … Continue reading

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In many things we all stumble…

So James tells us in 3:2 and adds that the one who never stumbles in his speech is perfect.  Most of us will readily acknowledge that “nobody’s perfect.”  Unfortunately, most of us are just as quick to point a finger … Continue reading

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I Am God, and Not Man

I will not execute the fierceness of My anger; I will not again destroy Ephraim. For I am God, and not man, The Holy One in your midst; And I will not come with terror. ~ Hosea 11:9 There could … Continue reading

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The Leeks, the Onions, the Melons, and the Slavery

One thing in which the Israelites were consistent during the first 2 years of the exodus from Egypt was their complaining.  At one point in Numbers 11, there fell a lusting (a great desire) among them.  They broke out in a longing … Continue reading

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Some Trust in Horses

Where do you find help when you have trouble?  David once said, “Some trust in chariots, and some in horses; but we will remember the Name of the LORD our God” (Psalm 20:7).  The sentiment of this Psalm expresses where … Continue reading

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It’s Hard to Be a Good Example!

Do you ever foul up and think how hard it is to be a good example?  You know you need to be a good example for your family, your friends, and, well, because it’s just what you need to do! The … Continue reading

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One Other Good Thing About This Weather

One good thing about the weather we’re having this “winter” is – Man, is it nice! One other good thing about it is that everybody seems to be commenting on it.  While I was out today it seemed nearly everyone I … Continue reading

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“People do not fail…”

There is an old adage which says, People do not fail; they quit trying… This is a true and Biblical principle.  Victory is assured to the one who will not quit; yet, failure is assured to the one who quits trying.  There … Continue reading

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“You’re not afraid of storms…”

From a recent fortune cookie…You’re not afraid of storms, for you’re learning to sail your ship. Fortune cookies don’t always have the best advice or the wisest sayings, but occasionally they make you think!  Am I afraid of storms (obviously, … Continue reading

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