In 1967 the Beatles released the song “Love Is All You Need”, which contained the now familiar lyrics “All you need is love, all you need is love, All you need is love, love, love is all you need”. As hopeful as those lyrics are, I don’t think that the writers, Paul Mccartney and John Lennon understood, […]Read More Love Is All You Need
I wanted to write something here about the rainbow. I logged into my WordPress account to write, only to be confronted yet again by a rainbow: Even WordPress is on board with the rainbow theme. I went to the Chase ATM the other day and was greeted by a rainbow and the reminder that “it’s […]Read More The Rainbow
Last Sunday at C:A we talked about how Jesus rebuked the religious guys because they were not able to discern the signs of the times. I think the “signs of the times” is like reading headlines from news stories. If you were to collect all of the headlines of current news stories, how would that […]Read More Signs O’ The Times
I was looking at a popular verse that I was given to teach on, at a local Christian High School chapel service today. Along with the verse, I was given a theme. The theme and the verse are compatible, and it was a fun task. But the proposition reminded me of a great lesson in […]Read More Context.
And the man and his wife were both naked and were not ashamed. –Genesis 2:25. When you consider the full context of this verse, you can see how wonderful things were for this first couple before sin entered the picture… They lived in a tropical paradise/garden. They had all that they needed. They had fellowship […]Read More Marriage In Genesis – No.5: “Naked & Unashamed”
“And they shall become one flesh” –Genesis 2:24b Jesus added to that with his commentary in Matthew 19:6a– “So, they are no longer two, but one flesh.” Herein lies the greatest difficulty mankind has ever faced. How does 1+1=1? I am a product of the public school system, and even I realize that the math […]Read More Marriage In Genesis – No.4: 1+1=1