As with most of the “Holy” sites in Israel, there are two tombs in Jerusalem. Both are alleged to be the “real” tomb of Yeshua. One is within a cathedral-size church, dark, stuffy, formal, seemingly walled off from the public. The other is in a garden outside a northern gate, near a bus depot. At … More He Is Not Here!
Yesterday I posted Psalm 20 with the title “Some trust in chariots,” v.7. Trust grows, often slowly, as we experience the new life, the regenerate life, in Messiah Yeshua. The psalm is a prayer for combatants. The Pandemic of 2020 has been likened to an invisible war. If it is a war then there are … More They collapse and fall
Today I listened to a sermon by Pastor Martyn Lloyd-Jones—The Destruction of the World. The summary from the MLJ website states: A Sermon on Matthew 24:3-14 Signs of the End of the Age As he sat on the Mount of Olives, the disciples came to him privately, saying, “Tell us, when will these things be, … More Peace, Prosperity, and the Gospel
My uncle, Ivor, was born in Tenby, Pembrokeshire, South Wales. Tenby is a walled city. I am told the English built it for a place to live, and walled it to keep the fierce Celts out. It still has walls, and several gates that are just wide enough to allow cars and small trucks to … More Do Not Keep Silent
When my kids were young, they were blessed to have been able to attend Vacation Bible School (VBS). The first few years I dropped them at a church up the road from our house. While I was on the road (Abundant Life Christian Ministries of Georgia’s Into the Highways project), the Lord put it in … More Sunday School Association Pakistan
In less than a month American’s throughout the world will celebrate Thanksgiving. Here in the U.S.A. it mostly means stuffing turkeys, roasting them, and then stuffing ourselves with them. Later we’d try to make room for
Word Press Daily Prompt GHOST Will You not revive us again, that Your people may rejoice in You? —Psalm 85:6 When I think of a Holy Ghost Revival, I think of the tent meetings, or camp meetings, popular into the 1960s. I also think of The Reverend Billy Graham and how his humble beginnings in … More Holy Ghost Revival
Kris Kristofferson wrote and performed “Me and Bobby McGee.” I remember Janis Joplin’s beautiful, gritty voice singing the song, and especially the line “Freedom’s just another word for nothin’ left to lose.” If you look up the lyrics, a lot of people have commented their understanding of the song, and of this particular verse. A number … More Freedom’s Just Another Word. . .
Christian persecution is a real and terrible part of our lawless world. The chaos of the world is carried into our homes, too, as it causes family discord. But greater than the physical and emotional toll is what happens to our spiritual peace. For we have an enemy that would steal our peace, our spirit, … More Abundant Life
Then Amalek came and fought with Israel at Rephidim. So Moses said to Joshua, “Choose for us men, and go out and fight with Amalek. Tomorrow I will stand on the top of the hill with the staff of God in my hand.” So Joshua did as Moses told him, and fought with Amalek, while … More The Staff of G-d, the Sword of Joshua