People can do an apparently endless volume of things. Yet, by the command of the Lord God Almighty, the things they do amount to “nothing”. “Without ME you can do nothing.” What then is the value of human achievement?
Man goes to war with tools of death, that he may bring a “ceasing” to his enemy. God goes to war against the “deceased”, that he may bring them to life. Man’s enemy says to him, “We will not die today. It will be you who’s eyes will close!” God says to his … Continue reading
The façade is quite complete. The wall erected between heaven and earth is unmovable by man. People stare at the wall. They imagine all kinds of things on the other side. And how quick they are to believe in their own imagination. “My mind can see it. It must be true!” Even scientific … Continue reading
The new bride came home to her new home! She said a quick “Thank you and I love you” to her new husband. Then she went about adoring the walls and furniture, ceiling and floor. Not a problem you say. That was the last time she paid serious attention to her husband. She … Continue reading
What is ancient? If something is ancient is it useless? If a people are considered ancient are they also useless? This generation: Enjoys peanut butter, Knows nothing about the personal life of George Washington Carver. (or the Aztecs for that matter.) Enjoys peaceful civility, Knows nothing about Moses. Has a firestorm of social trouble, … Continue reading
“Wherefore, if you see another sin openly or commit a serious crime, do not consider yourself better, for you do not know how long you can remain in good estate. All men are frail, but you must admit that none is more frail than yourself.” Thomas à Kempis … Continue reading