The Name of the Lord is a Strong Tower

Now please pray for me as I venture to speak of some of Jesus’ ‘hard sayings’ in the name of God: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit Scholars date the latest redaction of the book of Judges to 28 centuries ago when it twice recorded this sentence: “In those days there...

Salty & Light: Matthew 5:13-20

“The ball is in your court” – “the squeaking wheel gets the grease” – are well-known idioms that probably have their equivalents in every language. Sometimes idioms are explained in their translation and English readers never know...

Pray Like a Publican: Luke 18

I need and want your prayers as I venture to speak in the name of God – Father, Son, Holy Spirit. If memory serves, it was an Anglican priest named John Wesley who said that every ser-mon should be preached as if someone’s life depended on it. Now as we witness...