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something small

Things are falling down on me
heavy things I could not see
When I finally came around
something small would pin me down.

– Phish


God Speaks

In the Bible we learn that there are many sides to God’s nature. He is kind and gentle, and also strong and powerful. In Psalm 29, King David, with repetition and lyric beauty, tells about the powerful side of God’s nature. 166 more words


Looking beyond Age 70

Samuel Zwemer (1867-1952) was an American missionary who came to be known as the Apostle to Islam. He did missions work in Arabia and Egypt and later was professor Princeton Theological Seminary. 169 more words


The Slum

“We got ready and showed our home.

The visitor thought: you live well.

The slum must be inside you.”

– Thomas Transtromer


After Christmas

Here is a poem for reflection after Christmas and Three Kings Day or Epiphany.

The Work of Christmas
When the song of the angels is stilled, 84 more words


New Testament Christianity

Many people talk about “revival in our nation,” but not everyone thinks deeply and clearly about what this involves.

A. W. Tozer was a pastor, author and magazine editor in The Christian and Missionary Alliance church. 116 more words