“Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God … for God will supply all your needs according to His riches in glory” (Philippians 4:6, 19).
Perhaps you do not watch nature programs as I do. I enjoy some of them because they tell me about my Father’s world. What we call general revelation. One thing I’ve learned is that penguins in Antarctica, and grizzly bears in Alaska, will care for their young at expense to themselves. They will do without, almost to the point of starvation, so that their young can do with. Continue reading
Women’s History Month: March
“I will go before you and make the crooked places straight” (Isaiah 45:2).
Generally speaking, “that which is crooked cannot be made straight” (Ecclesiastes 1:15), but under the mighty hand of God nothing is impossible: “the crooked shall be made straight” (Isaiah 40:4; 45:2 Luke 3:5). God can take any situation and turn it around for good. What a consolation to lives that have been bent out of shape! that have erred and gotten off-track! “God can draw straight with crooked lines.” Continue reading
“Language is by its very nature a communal thing; that is, it expresses never the exact thing but a compromise—that which is common to you, me, and everybody.”
~Thomas Earnest Hulme
Do you know what primarily characterized the Tower of Babel? Language. “The whole earth was of one language, and of one speech” (Genesis 11:1). That is the opening sentence of the biblical account. Continue reading