Category Archives: Persons of Interest

The Journey

We three kings of orient are, Bearing gifts we traverse afar Field and fountain, moor and mountain, Following yonder star. Oh, star of wonder, star of night, Star with royal beauty bright. Westward leading, still proceeding, Guide us to thy perfect light. You’ve no doubt heard the lyrics to this familiar Christmas carol many times, […]

Beneath the Surface

Recently, I was working through a Bible study I was to deliver to a class on the first chapter of Joshua, and quickly discovered that there was more to learn than just an understanding of historical facts. To grasp the tension of Joshua’s commissioning as the man to lead Israel into the Promised Land, you really […]

My Redeemer Lives

No one knows the exact time in which Job lived, however, many theologians surmise that the incidents of his life may have occurred alongside some of events documented in the book of Genesis. Job’s lengthy life (Job 42:16), his regular intercession before God as priest of his family (1:5), his wealth calculated in the number […]

Understanding Adversity

“IT’S ALL YOUR FAULT!” Haven’t you felt the sting of those words when they are directed at you?  Maybe you even hear them come at you in your own voice. Whether spoken or implied, the meaning is the same:  “You are the reason for your own suffering.” While there are many times that we do […]