“for those who are called according to his purpose.” Romans 8:28b I’ve been practicing what I preach with regard to sharing the gospel. I’m not saying this to brag in any way. I’m saying this to encourage all of you to do the same. Without a doubt, I have been greatly blessed by it. You … Continue reading 2020-04-03 Going To Work With Dad Today!
“A thousand shall flee at the threat of one; at the threat of five you shall flee,” Isaiah 30:17 It seems to me the real pandemic today is the herd-reaction to hide in fear. We are an eye lash away from martial law. Minnesota has hot lines where you can turn in anyone you want … Continue reading 2020-04-02 Is It Time for Martial Law?
“if my people…” 2 Chronicles 7:14 A quick survey of the newspaper headlines this morning shows to me that the media is pushing for much more stringent quarantine measures than what we have now. It seems to me that something far more sinister is at hand than just the virus. Society is learning to be … Continue reading 2020-04-01 May I See Your Papers, Please?
“Lord, if you had been here…” John 11:21 Today something struck me about the story of Jesus raising Lazarus from the dead. We’re all familiar with this story. Mary and Martha sent for Jesus to cure their sick brother. Jesus responded by saying this: John 11:4 But when Jesus heard it he said, “This illness … Continue reading 2020-03-31 Help Me Understand
“If you have raced with men on foot, and they have wearied you, how will you compete with horses?” Jeremiah 12:5 President Trump last night extended social distancing guidance to April 30, saying he predicts great things by June 1st. Originally, he was shooting for Easter to loosen things up. As it is, experts are … Continue reading 2020-03-30 Staying Motivated.
“Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened or dismayed, for the Lord your God Is with you wherever you go.” Joshua 1:9 I’m not going to kid anyone. These are terrifying times. Some are saying we must hole up longer and longer. Some are saying we can’t go on … Continue reading 2020-03-27 Who In Their Right Mind?
“Blessed is the servant whom his master will find doing so when he comes.” Luke 12:43 Minnesota has entered Phase II of its state-wide response to COVID-19. We’re screwing things down pretty tight. I don’t think we are fining people or checking for travel papers, but it’s close. I’m still banging on my drum. God … Continue reading 2020-03-26 He Had It Coming.