Monthly Archives: February 2017

A Most Important Preface

When you start a book, do you read the preface? Or do you get right into the meat of the writing? I have usually found prefaces interesting, but not crucial to understanding the author. The preface to the Ten Commandments, … Continue reading

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When God Descends

As we prepare for “the big one” here in the Pacific Northwest we think negatively about earthquakes. But the earthquake described in Exodus 19, terrifying though it was, indicated something very positive. Hebrews 12 ties that earthquake to your unshakeable … Continue reading

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God’s Treasured Possession

It is Valentine’s Day on Tuesday. Feelings are important. Do something special for your valentine! But, while you celebrate, remember that there is more than feelings involved. You live in a culture that is feeling-oriented. How I feel about myself, … Continue reading

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How Great Is God?

The current controversy over who should be admitted to our nation as refugees has created a great deal of heat. The pulpit is not the place to rehash those controversies, but to point us as God’s people to pray for … Continue reading

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