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  • Happy are those

    Happy are those

    Happy are those who work for peace… Matt. 5:9 At the beginning of prior years, I’ve started the year here with theme words, a word, or a verse. This year it’s a verse. Please join me in working for peace this year. “How?” you might ask. Let’s work for peace in our families, our neighborhoods,…

  • Speak up!

    Speak up!

    Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves,for the rights of all who are destitute.Speak up and judge fairly;defend the rights of the poor and needy. Proverbs 31:8-9 (NIV)

  • Micah 6:8 — My favorite text

    Micah 6:8 — My favorite text

    I’ve mentioned Micah 6:8 before.

  • Bucket List

    Bucket List

    Cease to do evil,Learn to do good;Seek justice,Reprove the ruthless,Defend the orphan,Plead for the widow. Isaiah 1:16-17 More items for my bucket list.

  • New Year’s Prayer

    New Year’s Prayer

    “May mercy, peace, and love be lavished on you!” Jude 1:2 (NET)

  • Blessed are the peacemakers

    Blessed are the peacemakers

    Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called the children of God. Matthew 5:9

  • Is the TNIV Good News? Find Out…

    More than a month ago, I noted that Mark Roberts was blogging the controversy surrounding the TNIV Bible. After writing only twenty-three posts on the topic, Mark is finished. Grab a mug of your favorite hot drink and settle down for some good reading.

  • I Got My Free TNIV Bible

    My free TNIV Bible came in the mail yesterday, just a few days after Rolling Stone ran Zondervan’s ad for it. Here’s an excerpt: For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. For God did not send…