EXCLUSIVE, INCLUSIVE, CONCLUSIVE

“Before me no god was formed, nor will there be one after me. I, even I am the Lord, and apart from me there is no savior.”                                                                                                                                     ...

LOVE IS A VERB

“As the Father has loved me, so have I loved you. Now remain in my love. . . . My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you.  . . . everything that I have learned from my Father I have made known to you. You did not choose me, but I chose you and...

SELF SERVICE

God’s message through Isaiah re-stated (see Isa 58:1-6, 8-14): “Shout this at the top of your lungs, and don’t hold back: Heads up, people! You’re living in rebellion against Me. You think you know who I am, but you keep proving that you...

IRONING BORED

Ironing is one of my least-favorite household chores. Not that it’s hard, or needs extra energy to tackle. It’s just plain boring. My ironing board is set up in front of a blank wall for easy access to an outlet, and to keep it out of the way. It’s...

FORESTRY 101

“They can’t see the forest for the trees.” It’s a familiar saying. It means someone can’t see the whole picture because they’re too caught up in the details. This can be applied to how people saw Jesus while He walked among us. Many...

SANCTUARY

“Although I sent them far away. . . yet for a little while I have been a sanctuary for them in the countries where they have gone. . . . I will gather them . . . and I will give you back the land of Israel again.  They will return to it and remove all its vile...