We always had a cabinet for games. In that cabinet was the ever-present red and black board for checkers and chess. Then there was a collection of games that grew with every birthday party. We enjoyed playing them. These board unfolded on the table and away you went. It was a social, developmental, and telling....Continue reading
The Bones of John Wycliffe
Matthew 10:28 And do not fear those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. But rather fear Him who is able to destroy both soul and body in hell. John Wycliffe was born around 1324 and died December 31, 1384. He was a religious reformer living in England and is considered one of the...
The Parable of the Lifeboats (a modern parable)
There was a ship which sailed on the ocean with thousands of lives onboard. As they journeyed the ship began to sink. The captain informed the passengers there were lifeboats with room for everyone. There was time enough to get in a lifeboat, so no one had to die at sea. But among the passengers...Continue reading
There Must Be Words
God uses words. There must be words. If there are complex ideas to be conveyed between people, then words are needed. The writer, the reader, the speaker and the listener must know the words and how they are used to understand the message. In the English language are thousands of words. These are required for...Continue reading