Category Archives: Suffering

Has This Chapter Been Fulfilled Yet?

Our Lord, in Matthew 5, advised us New Testament believers that even the smallest punctuation mark of the complete law (“nomos”) of God would be fulfilled. He in fact warned us not to think otherwise. Sounds like He understood beforehand … Continue reading

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Tapping Out

There’s terminology in UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship), and elsewhere – like the somewhat more theatrical (though still challenging and strenuous) wrestling bouts of TV-land, referred to as “Tapping Out”. When one fighter finds himself/(sadly sometimes herself) in a position where … Continue reading

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SIN: AT ALL TIMES AN OPEN DOOR FOR TROUBLE FOR GOD’S OWN PEOPLE

The God who does not change (Malachi 3:somewhere – read the whole chapter it’s all good) clearly demonstrates how He deals with His people. Please remember that New-Testament Paul tells us in 1 Cor 10 the accounts of God’s discipline … Continue reading

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Jeremiah’s ‘Was And Shall Be’

Jeremiah is often referred to as The Weeping Prophet because his message, of upcoming captivity and judgment for the most part went unheeded, mocked, and/ignored, until it came to pass. Expectedly, his personal life involved persecution and suffering, as his … Continue reading

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THIS IS A TEST

Last week someone seriously blew it in Hawaii – sending out an all-recipients text alert re an incoming nuclear missile when in fact none was coming in. “THIS IS NOT A DRILL” was the key to mass panic. It was … Continue reading

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Your giants are for His glory

2 Samuel 21 18 Now it happened afterward that there was again a battle with the Philistines at Gob. Then Sibbechai the Hushathite killed Saph, who was one of the sons of the giant. 19 Again there was war at … Continue reading

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Nope and Noper, and God. Part Deux

We’re having some clerical difficulties with getting posts sent out to our (more than a thousand!) subscribers. Apologies if you are receiving this today for the second time. We’re trying to sort things out. NOPE AND NOPER, AND GOD (part … Continue reading

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Nope and Noper, and God. Part Deux

Young Zechariah envisioned some weighty prophetic revelations, foreseeing not only into the tough times ahead in the near-future of the people of God during his own life, but also ahead to the crucifixion season (thirty pieces of silver), then into … Continue reading

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The Meek, And The End Of This Age

Jesus’ simple statement, “the meek shall inherit the earth” actually weighs heavily, and fits cleanly, into accurate eschatological revelation. Intending that this word be heard by many (a crowd of witnesses, if you will), we see our Lord beginning the … Continue reading

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Onomatopoeia

The very word “ONOMATOPOEIA” can trigger an instant, mental knee-jerk reaction: “I don’t want to see it, read it, nor attempt to speak it out. It’s too big a word, too long, too weird. Too many vowels in a row. … Continue reading

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