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Is Evil Winning?

Some time ago, I wrote a post at Spec Faith about evil as I believe J. R. R. Tolkien understood it. One point stood out as I wrote the article—the world of Middle Earth which Tolkien created was faced with defeat. 799 more words

Christian Walk

Faith's Checkbook: Sensitive To Warning

April 3

Sensitive to Warning
“Because thine heart was tender, and thou hast humbled thyself before the LORD, when thou heardest what I spake against this place, and against the inhabitants thereof, that they should become a desolation and a curse, and hast rent thy clothes, and wept before Me; I also have heard thee, saith the LORD”   (2 Kings 22:19). 183 more words

Morning Devotions

Choices of a Prophet vs. King

Life is full of choices. Whether we are conscientious of them or not, we make decisions that impact not only ourselves, but others around us on a daily basis. 751 more words

Stay Focused

Reflections on Lent: King Josiah, Part 3

How do you handle a need for change? Sooner or later, every one of us will be faced with a situation that we simply cannot allow to continue. 616 more words


Encounters Lying in Wait: Owen Meany and Paper Moon

When Long Boy passed over the box with the Bible, the lawman smiled a little. “Thankee kindly,” he said. “This heah’s gonna be a comfort to mah sister.”

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Haftarah for Bo—Jeremiah: The Ruler of All Armies

Every week of the year has its own Torah portion (a reading from the first five books of the Bible) and its own haftarah (an accompanying reading from the books of the prophets). 1,231 more words
Torah Portion


1:2 “I will sweep away everything from the face of the earth,”  “When I destroy all mankind on the face of the earth,” declares the Lord. 958 more words