Category Archives: Observations

I

I’s a one letter pronoun, the shortest of them all, it complicates our thinking, caused all of us to fall; Satan hijacked Adam’s thinking, he and Eve acted out of I, forgot God’s good intentions chose instead to believe the … Continue reading

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The Limits of Words and The Holiness of God

Ezekiel states he saw “the appearance of the likeness of the glory of the Lord”.* He didn’t claim to see God’s glory nor even the likeness of it. No, he claimed to see the appearance of the likeness, a shadow … Continue reading

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Sensitive, Insensitive

Some of us are sensitive, others not so much, some attracted to the other, disagreements rile us up. Everything can be a battle over really silly stuff, one side easily offended, the other quick with the rebuff. Sensitivity is a … Continue reading

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The Christmas Denotation

This Christmas let’s not focus on the presents or the trees, nor the family time together though these things are special treats; let’s fix our gaze on The Baby Who left heaven just for us and invaded planet earth to … Continue reading

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Christmas, Is It Happiness or Pleasure?

Have you ever thought about the difference between pleasure and happiness? Perhaps Christmas helps us see the difference for at Christmas we come face to face with what’s eternally transforming, happiness, and what’s short-lived, pleasure. At Christmas we see that … Continue reading

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God’s Anger and The Christmas Message

The Old Testament Prophet Jonah didn’t want to go to the city of Nineveh to preach as instructed by God because he knew that God would treat them graciously and mercifully. He did not want the Gentiles in Nineveh to … Continue reading

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Subtle Lies

We humans have been cursed by the fall resulting in our believing that we are independent and self-sufficient people. That couldn’t be further from the truth and is fleshed out in each of our lives if we’d stop long enough … Continue reading

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