Tag Archives: Revelation

No One Gets Crossed off This Christmas List

We were looking over the address list for sending out Christmas cards and found some that needed updating, some that needed to be deleted, and decided to add a couple people to the list. Christmas comes every year, so you’d … Continue reading

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One Word and It’s Over

The Game Is Hopeless It’s football season in America, and I’d like you to imagine a game for me. The two teams take the field and it soon becomes apparent they are decidedly mismatched. While one team is running up … Continue reading

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Gladness, Joy, Sorrow, Sighing – What’s in store for you?

Twice Isaiah says: Those the Lord has rescued will return.     They will enter Zion with singing;     everlasting joy will crown their heads. Gladness and joy will overtake them,     and sorrow and sighing will flee away. (Isaiah 35:10 and 51:11.) These … Continue reading

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Spoilers Should Be Outlawed

When I read a book, see a movie, or even hear a joke, I want the story to progress as the creator intended. No spoilers, please. I have friends who insist that spoilers don’t bother them. Some friends have even … Continue reading

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What the Book of Revelation Really means

The Book of Revelation stumps people. You can read it over and over again and still walk away wondering, “Lampstands, bowls, trumpets, trees … what?” At least that’s what I’d end up asking myself. But I’ve found at least three … Continue reading

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Walking Under Palms and Pines – just another California summer

The pine trees shade the walk as I step out of the courthouse, the fragrance from the needles amplified by the heat of the day. A short walk down the alley to the library and I’m now beneath the palm … Continue reading

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