Thomas, Tuesday February 20

Arrived in Bethany this evening to discover Jesus had gone off on another tour a few days ago with the remaining apostles, including Simon.  The other five are still out on the road too.  574 more words

Ahab's Retort

1 Kings 20:11

And the king of Israel answered, “Tell him, ‘Let not him who straps on his armor boast himself as he who takes it off.’” 923 more words


Two sisters

Jerusalem and Samaria were described as two adulterous sisters in a parable that was intended to portray the two cities as corrupt and tied to the past by their habitual idolatry. 439 more words


Day 22

When we moved to southern Brazil, my husband met a man from Uruguay who claimed to be a pastor and fellow missionary.  He expressed a desire to work in our city and help reach people for Christ, so Mark invited him to go soul winning with him one day. 904 more words

Daily Devotions

Hamas Trying to Open New Front Against Israel From Lebanon, Defense Minister Claims

Lieberman says Israel is closely watching the new ‘friendship’ between Hezbollah and Hamas’ man in Lebanon

By Yaniv Kubovich

 Jan 19, 2018 1:52 PM… 470 more words

Israel: Annexation of the West Bank Would Lead to Endless Civil War

Israel’s right, which prides itself on its realism regarding the peace process, has become surprisingly optimistic about the possibility of coexistence

By Gadi Taub

Haaretz… 740 more words

Praying Is Helping

Last Sunday, after a 5 week pause for Advent, we picked up on our sermon series in Acts.  We covered Acts 8:1-25.  Verse 4 says, “Those who had been scattered preached the word wherever they went”.  545 more words