Tag Archives: Abraham

Lot’s Daughters and the Burdens They Bore

“Have you ever known sisters to deliver babies on the same day?” asked Hodesh. “Never,” replied her fellow midwife, Jemima. “But if rumors are true, there is reason for this ‘coincidence.’” “I do not traffic in rumors.” “Of course not, … Continue reading

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I Know How God Works

I know how God works. Or perhaps I should say I know what the Bible says about how God works. The Folly of the Law Trying your best to follow the rules alienates you from God. You who are trying … Continue reading

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How to Blog about Family – a lesson from Hagar and God

[From the archives.] Bloggers face a dilemma about naming names when it comes to writing about family. Do we use real names? Aliases? What about using no names at all, just general referents such as wife, daughter, son? I have … Continue reading

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How To Write About Family

Bronwyn Lea recently wrote about the dilemma of naming names when it comes to writing about family. Do we use real names? Aliases? What about using no names at all, just general referents such as wife, daughter, son? I have … Continue reading

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Saddle Up – the intersection of Jews for Jesus and the Cowboy life

[From the archives.] *** David Brickner, the Executive Director of Jews for Jesus, preached at church the other day and something he said made me think of cowboys. He took us into Genesis 22 where Abraham prepares to sacrifice his own … Continue reading

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Saddle Up!

David Brickner, the Executive Director of Jews for Jesus, preached at church the other day and something he said made me think of cowboys. He took us into Genesis 22 where Abraham prepares to sacrifice his own son. (God stops him … Continue reading

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