"Why do the nations rage (throng tumultuously), and the people plot a vain (worthless or empty) thing?" (Psalm 2:1) Yes, it's summertime; and, of course, it's the hot season of the year. But this is not what I'm referencing in my title above. I read in The Economist (March 10, 2020) that as of 2019, … Continue reading It’s Getting Hot Out There
Just last week, America celebrated her 244th year of independence from England. It was cause for great celebrations and rejoicing. And many of us still celebrate the 4th of July from year to year. But since 1776, things have not always been "peachy," especially since 1960. We have been and are quickly losing our freedoms, … Continue reading Independence Day
Here is another excellent article (somewhat abbreviated to fit our format), from my friend George Zeller in Connecticut: "And there will be signs in the sun, in the moon, and in the stars; and on the earth distress of nations, with perplexity, the sea and the heavens will be shaken. Then they will see the … Continue reading Good News for Uncertain Times
"Who among all these does not know that the hand of the LORD has done this, in Whose hand is the life of every living thing, and the breath of all mankind?" (Job 12:9, 10) "The LORD has established His throne in heaven, and His kingdom rules over all" (Psalm 103:19) In 1875 the British … Continue reading Deciding Your Own Destiny?
"But evil men and impostors will grow worse and worse, deceiving and being deceived" (II Timothy 3:13) A common expression one hears is that "this world is going pell-mell to hell." The meaning of "pell-mell" is, "in disorderly confusion; with reckless haste" (from The Phrase Finder). The internationally known London journalist, Melanie Phillips, wrote a … Continue reading Stop the World, I Want to Get Off