Monthly Archives: January 2016

Excuses

The political season is upon us. Promises are made by candidates knowing that most, if any, will ever be kept. Ethics and morals seem to be redefined by each candidate. Whenever one is caught red-handed, half-hearted apologies are made in … Continue reading

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Day of Atonement

The word “atonement”, meaning to cover over, has the idea of covering over sin by making a payment, such as a ransom, to cover past sins. The need for atonement was because Israel’s sin, if not atoned for, would subject … Continue reading

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Where was God?

There are some things in life that are so painful – the death of a loved one, a serious accident that leaves one physically impaired – that some ask, “if there is a God, this never would have happened”. Mary … Continue reading

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Example

Our tendency is to follow or not follow examples that have been set before us rather than listen to what others tell us how to act. This is one reason we need to carefully consider whose examples we’re following. God … Continue reading

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