Month: February 2019

5 reasons to read your Bible

There are more than five, but these are good ones. I’m in the process of compiling a long list. John 8:31 will be on it!

Happiness or Joy – I’ll take Both

While I was reading Deuteronomy this morning I couldn’t help but notice all the references to joy: Deuteronomy 12:7, 8, 18; 28:47; 33:29. There are more references, but those are sufficient. The rest of the Bible is replete with joy verses and themes, here… Continue Reading “Happiness or Joy – I’ll take Both”

He rides the clouds

The weather in Southern California has been fabulous lately. The vegetation is happy, my lawn is happy, the mountains are packed with snow, and the weeds are a-coming! But it’s a small price to pay for the wonder of weather, which is a parable… Continue Reading “He rides the clouds”

Willing to Work?

Two passages have helped me in the past in deciding how to best work for the kingdom of God. Nehemiah, “But their nobles would not stop to serve their Lord.” Nehemiah 3:5. Really? They thought it was beneath them to help rebuild the wall… Continue Reading “Willing to Work?”