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All is Discovered...Flee!

Maybe you’ve heard the story told of Arthur Conan Doyle, creator of Sherlock Holmes, who once got bored and wanted to have a little fun, so he sent a note to 6 or so of his “respectable” friends with the same message to each one, “All is discovered; flee at once.” As the story goes, 2 or 3 of them left the country immediately. 360 more words

Judgment Day

Just Thinking

These verses have been in my mind lately from Luke 12: verse 51 Jesus talking, “Do you think I came to bring peace on earth? No, I tell you, but division.” 82 more words

Christian Living

Things (Luke 12:33-34)

Stuff surrounds us everywhere.
The furniture in your house, the car (or cars) in your driveway, even the device you’re reading right now. They make up our material possessions. 1,261 more words

Luke 12

How many hairs do I have on my head?

Big deal – so God knows how many hairs I have.  I’ve never understood why Jesus even bothered to say that?

But this week, all of a sudden, Jesus’ words as recorded by Luke stopped me cold.   223 more words


July 1915: Poetic

Dear Arn,

Is this poetic justice?  The woman of whom I most recently wrote you, betrayed by her “successful” husband, this afternoon returned to my study.   384 more words

July 1915

What Jesus Wanted You to Know

One of the tasks of a preacher is to say old things in new ways. And you know why – because it’s a bit like singing old songs. 285 more words

Does God Play Favorites?

When I saw it, I thought apartment building. When she saw it, she thought Swiss cheese.

Climbing the ridge I paused at the tree stump and exclaimed internally, Rodent Apartments! 1,984 more words

New Testament