Monthly Archives: February 2015

Prudent

“Behold, I have seen a son of Jesse the Bethlehemite who is a skillful musician, a mighty man of valor, a warrior, one prudent in speech, and a handsome man …” (1 Sam 16:18) While studying the life of King … Continue reading

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The Tent

It hasn’t happened often, but recently as I caught my reflection in the mirror on the way out the door, I saw a middle-aged guy – a VERY LATE middle-aged guy! I had exercised a little too hard the night … Continue reading

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The Best

“Saving the best for _______.” I’m guessing that most of us would fill in the blank with the word, “last.” Am I right? But, after reading about the Israelites battle against the Amalekites, the word that came to mind was, … Continue reading

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I’m a Sophomore

Not wanting my daughter to be the only collegiate in the family, I’ve decided to take a class in Biblical Greek. My hope is to learn enough about the original language of the New Testament that I might become a … Continue reading

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It’s Time

“Now the LORD said to Samuel, “’How long will you mourn for Saul, seeing I have rejected him from reigning over Israel? Fill your horn with oil, and go; I am sending you to Jesse the Bethlehemite. For I have … Continue reading

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Miss Me?

A couple of years ago, my daughter’s friends tried to teach me “The Cup Song.” It’s a catchy tune that people sing while tapping out a very specific rhythm on plastic cups. It was an internet craze for a time … Continue reading

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Mountain Goats

The story is told of two mountain goats that were heading in opposite directions along the same, narrow mountain passageway. The path was wide enough only for one goat to pass at a time. On one side, the mountain rose … Continue reading

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