Category Archives: Reflections

Are You Ready for the Banquet?

People procrastinate, sometimes about vitally important matters. In this parable, Matthew 25:1–13, Jesus encourages, even commands, you to be prepared and to keep watch for his coming. Beware of the folly of being unprepared. The kingdom of heaven will be … Continue reading

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As It Was in the Days of Noah

This past week someone rang my doorbell, asked to talk for a few minutes, and then tried to convince me that Christ is returning within a year. Plenty of others have made similar claims in the past. But Jesus, in … Continue reading

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With Power and Great Glory

It’s January 9, and unless you’re totally off the grid, you’ve been exposed to articles and blog posts telling you what to expect in 2022: Will the markets go up or down? What will be the significant changes in technology? … Continue reading

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Where Does God Live in 2022?

Where does God live? I would hardly dare ask that question, much less try to answer it — except that in Isaiah 57:15 God himself talks about where he dwells. Where does God live? The high and lofty one is … Continue reading

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Joy to the World!

Joy to the world? But there are viruses, fighting, work challenges, illness, and death. Can you really sing “Joy to the World”? When you look at Psalm 98 on which it is based, the answer is, “Yes!” Sing! Look back … Continue reading

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