Walking the Dark Valley (Part 2)

Walking the Dark Valley (Part 2)

God is with us, walking everywhere incognito, as C. S. Lewis said. “And the incognito is not always hard to penetrate. The real labor is to remember, to attend. In fact, to come... Read More »
Walking the Dark Valley (Part 1)

Walking the Dark Valley (Part 1)

Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me. —Psalm 23:4 I remember the... Read More »
Psalm 107: The Song of God’s Rescue (Part Three)

Psalm 107: The Song of God’s Rescue (Part Three)

Today we close our look at the song of God’s rescue, Psalm 107. Monday we saw the reality of life’s struggles and yesterday we examined some of the causes of those trials.... Read More »
Psalm 107: The Song of God’s Rescue (Part Two)

Psalm 107: The Song of God’s Rescue (Part Two)

Yesterday we began to consider our need of divine rescue in the dark seasons of life. Today we want to take a further look at Psalm 107, and some of the causes for the despair of life.... Read More »
Psalm 107: The Song of God’s Rescue (Part One)

Psalm 107: The Song of God’s Rescue (Part One)

Can you relate to these words? “Man born of woman is a few days and full of troubles;” “Nobody knows the troubles I’ve seen;” Once, when Winston... Read More »
Postscript: Moriah Revisited

Postscript: Moriah Revisited

About a thousand years after Abraham offered Isaac on Moriah, David bought the entire mountain from Arauvnah, the Canaanite (1 Chronicles 21:25). In David’s day Moriah was little... Read More »
On the Mountain of the Lord

On the Mountain of the Lord

Take your son, your only son, Isaac, whom you love, and go to the region of Moriah. Sacrifice him there as a burnt offering on one of the mountains I will tell you... Read More »
“The Story of Samson” (Part Three)

“The Story of Samson” (Part Three)

Samson and Culture “They [the Philistines] were left, that He might test Israel by them, to know whether they would obey the commandments of the Lord, which He had commanded... Read More »
“The Story of Samson” (Part Two)

“The Story of Samson” (Part Two)

Fatal Attraction The 1987 movie Fatal Attraction is the story of a successful attorney (Michael Douglas), who has an affair with an editor (Glenn Close) while his wife and daughter are... Read More »
“The Story of Samson” (Part One)

“The Story of Samson” (Part One)

His Spiritual Legacy Everyone seems to know about Samson, if not from the Bible perhaps from a Hollywood movie. His story is found in the Bible in the book of Judges. He is the last of... Read More »
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