Christian Sinners

“Surely the eyes of the LORD are on the sinful kingdom. I will destroy it from the face of the earth–yet I will not totally destroy the house of Jacob,” declares the LORD. “For I will give the command, and I will shake the house of Israel among all the […] Read More

God is Not an Antisemite (Pt. 2)

“…so is my word that goes out from my mouth; it will not return to me empty, but will accomplish what I desire and achieve the purpose for which I sent it.” (Isaiah 55:11 NIV) For over 470 years, Calvin’s “Institutes” has served as a textbook for students of Systematic […] Read More

Family Tree

“Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what the Lord’s will is.” (Ephesians 5:16) Recently, family friend Carol, a retired professor, sat with my sister Marilyn and I. She described the available sources for uncovering our ancestors. This was interesting, but I realized I wasn’t there to learn about my […] Read More

I Never Thought of That

There is a way that appears to be right, but in the end it leads to death. (Proverbs 14:12 NIV) Ever wonder how we come up with the things we do? Recent conversations left me scratching my head. How did this person develop his belief that Genesis was written by […] Read More