Expositions of Holy Scripture — Alexander Maclaren ‘Who among us shall dwell with the devouring fire? who among us shall dwell with everlasting burnings? 15. He that walketh righteously, and speaketh uprightly; he that despiseth the gain of oppressions, that shaketh his hands from holding of bribes, that stoppeth his ears from hearing of blood, and […]Read more "The Fire of God"
Simmer down people. Has someone stepped on your toes? What does it mean when anyone kneels? It is a position of prayer, of revernce, of respect. It is not violent. What was Tim Tebow doing when he knelt? And how is that any different from the NFLers kneeling? Our traditions cannot become divisive. On the […]Read more "Standing or Kneeling?"
Below is an excerpt from Dr. Caroline Leaf. I am processing her “The Perfect You” book. I can get bogged down in introspection. I guess I am not the norm. Many (maybe most) people try to run away from examining the internal thoughts and feelings and how they affect every day life. In the last […]Read more "Dr. Leaf- “The Perfect You”"
Haters got to hate? If we hate the haters, what does that make us? If we love our neighbors, what does that make us? If we love our enemies, what does that look like? Has the world ever seen that example? No, America and American history are not all rainbows and butterflies. But, it’s tenents, […]Read more "Haters"
In the book, “Sacred Privilege” by Kay Warren she comments on the timeless truths for a Pastor’s wife. There are new normals for the clergy family but there are also new joys and sorrows as well. Kay is not shy about noting the journey of a Pastor’s family. She does not step away from the […]Read more "Book Review: “Sacred Privilege”"
Global warming. The earth heaving. Signs in the sun, moon and stars. Men are lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God. Lawlessness abounds. Yes. The end is coming. But, if we are paying attention, God will direct us just as he directed the shepherds at Messiah’s birth. It has all been prophesized. If you […]Read more "Fervent Heat"
https://www.blogger.com/navbar.g?targetBlogID=3127109755858934456&blogName=Grandma+Duncan%27s+Doodles&publishMode=PUBLISH_MODE_BLOGSPOT&navbarType=LIGHT&layoutType=LAYOUTS&searchRoot=http://grandmaduncansdoodles.blogspot.com/search&blogLocale=en&v=2&homepageUrl=http://grandmaduncansdoodles.blogspot.com/&vt=6467270778674092743&usegapi=1&jsh=m%3B%2F_%2Fscs%2Fapps-static%2F_%2Fjs%2Fk%3Doz.gapi.en.bo-wuTi9xXg.O%2Fm%3D__features__%2Fam%3DAQ%2Frt%3Dj%2Fd%3D1%2Frs%3DAGLTcCNovm8xKDbtI-27JlxfUEErMh_WtA#id=navbar-iframe&parent=http%3A%2F%2Fgrandmaduncansdoodles.blogspot.com&pfname=&rpctoken=18951656 Grandma Duncan’s Doodles Monday, December 9, 2013 Spiritual Boredom Spiritual Boredom What is spiritual boredom? Is it a lack of motivation toward spiritual things? Is it an insulation from any new spiritual input? Children, often get bored during a sermon–they don’t have the attention span or the intellectual ability to absorb all that is […]Read more "Archive Blogger.com"