Category Archives: Suffering

You Are My Hiding Place

In my previous post, The Place of Safety, I recounted how I used to believe in a place of safety given for the Church called, Petra, meaning a rocky place. This is where I used to believe the Christian church … Continue reading

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I Say A Little Prayer For You

Last weekend, a national day of prayer was requested by the President of the United States on behalf of all those enduring the consequences of Hurricane Harvey over Texas and Louisiana. Most, if not all, of the Christian churches who … Continue reading

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10 Bible Verses That Can Change Your Life (part 31)

For those of you who have studied the Bible for several years, no matter how often you read a particular verse, oftentimes a new understanding of it will suddenly light up at you as if it were new! Last year, … Continue reading

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In Times Like These

As I write this, another terrorist attack has occurred. This time it is in England. London is mourning several of her citizens who were participating in life. A few days earlier, several children and young people, concluding a concert venue and looking … Continue reading

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Child of Clay

Last month, before Mother’s Day, I posted my thoughts on the importance of a good father for the family to be healthy and contributing to society. What is a good father? What does he look like? How does he behave? The … Continue reading

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What Now My Love

After Christ was crucified and buried, most of the disciples went home feeling very upset and disheartened. Mary Magdalene and perhaps a few other disciples stayed behind near the Calvary site and followed along to see where exactly Christ’s tomb was … Continue reading

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Nothing But Heartaches

We Christians can readily acknowledge that our journey in this life is filled with challenges, hardships and trials. We also know that Jesus Christ, during our difficult times, desires us to keep our eyes on Him; maintain trust in Him; and patiently … Continue reading

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As Tears Go By

Melancholy. Melancholy. My world has been a little melancholy these last few days. Why? Last month, on December 20, 2016, just days before the holidays, I slipped on ice near where I live and broke my right ankle. I was … Continue reading

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Rain

At this moment in the month of October 2016, many of our Jewish brothers and sisters are celebrating their fall religious holy days. On October 2-3, it was Rosh Hoshanna,  (Feast of Trumpets); on October 11-12, it was Yom Kippur … Continue reading

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We Didn’t Start The Fire

Many people today, for the most part, see some value in studying history. But many others just want to live for the moment and continue living their lives with little regard to their country’s decisions for their future generations and livelihood. … Continue reading

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