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Walking and Listening

Tonight I was back walking again. I have been lax during the last week and a half and have not been getting my 10,000 steps a day. 509 more words

Travel

Victory, defeat, and deception

When Joshua led the Israelites into the promised land they began their conquest with a victory over the city of Jericho. ┬áIf you aren’t familiar with the story you can read it… 1,145 more words

Bible Study

Yehoshua Ten: Battles and Battles

The reputation of Joshua and the Israelites is spreading, and the natives are freaking out (to say the least). Adonizedek, the king of Jerusalem, has heard about the destruction of Ai, and Jericho, and the pact that Joshua made with the Gibeonites. 465 more words

Tanakh

Images for Sunday II

Tonight I have been working on my presentation for Sunday morning class.

This week we are covering the Gibeonites. You will probably remember the account about how they disguised themselves as travelers from afar and made a treaty with Joshua and the Israelites. 294 more words

History

The Royal Observatory in London's Greenwich

Standing in two hemispheres at once is undeniably cool, and you can straddle longitude zero at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich.

Visiting the Royal Observatory was one of the top highlights of my summer travels. 75 more words

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Too Good 16

Wide awake and alone with his thoughts Bill thought back to May 27, 2013 and his first screaming encounter with Gabrielle. The DC METRO made access from Glenmont to Ronald Reagan Airport easy and he was transferring from the Red Line to the Blue when their paths crossed. 281 more words

Fiction

The Day the Sun Stood Still

In my post yesterday about Lachish in the Bible I mentioned The Gibeonite Deception.

Tonight as I was thinking about what to post I remembered an article that my Grandmas has saved in one of her scrapbooks. 483 more words

History