Carried Away, Part 3

“But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.” – Christ Jesus (Acts 1:8 NIV) The coming of Antichrist will be marked by great darkness. If […] Read More

Gold and more Gold

A word aptly spoken is like apples of gold in settings of silver. (Proverbs 25:11 NIV) If every reader knew the “apples of gold” found elsewhere, other than the “Home” page, word would leak and a gold rush would be on. The golden apples are words, in our case written. Since […] Read More

Believe then Achieve

Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says. (James 1:22 NIV) After Pentecost, the early church enjoyed the benefits of fellowship and the apostles’ teaching. But their comfort was ended by persecution. Where believers were scattered , the Gospel of Christ went with […] Read More

Refugees Beware!

This what the LORD Almighty, the God of Israel, says, “If you are determined to go to Egypt and you do go to settle there, then the sword you fear will overtake you there, and the famine you dread will follow you into Egypt, and there you will die… by […] Read More

Is it Really an Act?

   The Pharisees and Sadducees came to Jesus and tested him by asking him to show them a sign from heaven.      He [Jesus] replied,… “You know how to interpret the appearance of the sky, but you cannot interpret the signs of the times.” (Matthew 16:1-2a, 3b NIV) William Shakespeare wrote […] Read More