… just as they did not think it worthwhile to retain the knowledge of God, so God gave them over to a depraved mind, so that they do what ought not to be done. They have become filled with every … Continue reading →
Lest I leave the impression that I think we can get ourselves out of this mess. “Shrinking from death” is deadly.Continue reading →
Recently, my website tag line has read “ὁ γὰρ καιρὸς ἐγγύς“. I chose this knowing full well that it would be understood by hardly anyone. It is the last words of Revelation 1:3, “because (γὰρ) the time ( ὁ καιρὸς) … Continue reading →
With his mouth the ungodly destroys his neighbor,but through knowledge the righteous are rescued.Continue reading →
Irony: a literary technique, originally used in Greek tragedy, by which the full significance of a character’s words or actions are clear to the audience or reader although unknown to the character. ORIGIN: early 16th century (also denoting Socratic irony): … Continue reading →
As I was reading Romans 6 today, this verse struck me as somehow being particularly contemporary.
“Don’t you know that when you offer yourselves to someone as obedient slaves, you are slaves of the one you obey —whether you are slaves to sin, which leads to death, or to obedience, which leads to righteousness?”
This website, like me, is retired but still going.
My hope lies in our Creator alone, through his promises and his will. I “see our redemption drawing near”. Many now will disagree, but as they come to see all of their hopes and plans and solutions failing in the face of crushing evil, some hearts will turn. I would hope that many do.