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An Anchor in Troubled Times

When I lived in Toronto, I often took my out-of-town guests to Niagara Falls for the day. It was a beautiful drive. We’d wind our way through the wine district, eat a leisurely lunch at one of the lovely restaurants at a winery, spend time in Niagara-on-the-Lake and of course, visit the magnificent Niagara Falls. 694 more words


Repentance: 1 Kings 21

Today’s reading: 1 Kings 21-22.

Repentance is a change of heart that leads to a change of direction. It’s a turn in the road, leading you away from the path you were taking. 555 more words

Bible In One Year Devotional

Easter Sunrise

The invisible things of God are brought to light by the things that are seen. 
- William Penn

If we learn to love the earth, we will find labyrinths, gardens, fountains, and precious jewels!  360 more words


The stinking thinking of depression: 1 Kings 19

Here is the tragedy: when you are the victim of depression, not only do you feel utterly helpless and abandoned by the world, you also know that very few people can understand, or even begin to believe, that life can be this painful.

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Bible In One Year Devotional

Prophet Elijah Receives DUI due to Mother's Negligence

The Jewish prophet Elijah was arrested and charged with a D.U.I. last night while traveling between homes for the festival of Passover.

As is customary, Elijah traveled to every single Jewish household in the world last night, drinking a cup of wine in each to mark the historical significance of the festival. 193 more words




2 Kings 2:23-24 is a fascinating and in some ways worrisome passage, especially as it is represented in many translations of the Bible. 861 more words