On Monday night, September 11, 2017 an NFL game was played between the Denver Broncos and San Diego Chargers. Attention quickly turned from the players on the field to the sports commentators. In the broadcasting booth, Beth Mowins was the first women to call a regular season NFL game in 30 years. Down on the…… Continue reading Demanding Respect? Why Not Earn It?
The word glory is an important concept in Scripture. The Hebrew term from which glory comes is kabod, and in the Greek, doxa. The word kabod conveys the idea of heaviness, or weight. The physical, or corporal concept is transformed into the spiritual realm to become a metaphor in Scripture to refer to something of…… Continue reading The Story of the Transfiguration of Jesus
AN EXPOSITION OF EXODUS 3:4-6 4 And when the LORD saw that he turned aside to see, God called unto him out of the midst of the bush, and said, Moses, Moses. And he said, Here am I Moses before the Burning Bush c. 1614 5 And he said, Draw not nigh hither:…… Continue reading The Story of the Reluctant Servant
AN EXPOSITION OF PSALM 136:1-3 1 O give thanks unto the LORD; for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever. While many of the Psalms are identified with an author, this one is not. Nor is a title given to the Psalm, which is easily rectified for this Psalm tells of the everlasting…… Continue reading What It Means to be Good
Waiting for the Wind Part 2 “And, behold, I send the promise of my Father upon you: but tarry ye in the city of Jerusalem, until ye be endued with power from on high.” (Acts 24:49) “And when the day of Pentecost was fully come, they were all with one accord in one place. 2…… Continue reading Waiting for the Wind Part 2