Monthly Archives: November 2012

Agriculture Lesson

Listen and hear my voice; pay attention and hear what I say. When a farmer plows for planting, does he plow continually? Does he keep on breaking up and harrowing the soil? When he has leveled the surface, does he … Continue reading

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Do and Do

This morning I read this passage in Isaiah 28: Priests and prophets stagger from beer and are befuddled with wine; they reel from beer, they stagger when seeing visions, they stumble when rendering decisions. All the tables are covered with … Continue reading

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King James

  Introduction Nehemiah relates the following scene as the long-exiled Israelites return to the land: The Levites—Jeshua, Bani, Sherebiah, Jamin, Akkub, Shabbethai, Hodiah, Maaseiah, Kelita, Azariah, Jozabad, Hanan and Pelaiah—instructed the people in the Law while the people were standing … Continue reading

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Painting My Easter Egg

Within me is a self that is organic, a yolk that has real life and the potential for growth. But then pain came. I constructed a shell to protect myself so that others would never have the opportunity to damage … Continue reading

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My Faith Story

I was one month shy of my twentieth birthday when, on a Thursday night in my little fraternity-house bedroom at Lehigh University, I knelt next to the stale-beer-smelling bed and surrendered to Jesus Christ. It wasn’t as if I were … Continue reading

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