Category Archives: evil

4 Minute Daily Devotions: A Great Savior

Hosea 14:4      I will heal their waywardness and love them freely, for my anger has turned away from them.   Audio Version here: http://media.libsyn.com/media/stushie/A_Great_Savior.mp3   Sometimes when I make mean mistakes or selfishly sin, I think that God is … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: Elizabeti

Lamentations 5:7 Our fathers sinned and are no more, and we bear their punishment. Last summer, my youngest daughter Lauren went on a mission trip to Tabora, Tanzania. She wanted to work with children who were orphaned due to the … Continue reading

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Political Cartoons: Divine Intervention

The Guantamano detainees had their day in court today… …and they think that Gitmo is hell…

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4 Minute Devotions: Valkyrie

Evelyn and I have our own New Year’s Day tradition of going to the movies to see a new blockbuster. There’s usually a show mid-morning, so it gives us the rest of the day to relax and perhaps do some … Continue reading

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Book Study: The Shack 10

Chapter 12: In the Belly of the Beasts   P171:   Jesus – Sophia is a personification of Papa’s wisdom.               She’s part of the mystery surrounding Sarayu.   Q:        How would you define wisdom? Have there been instances in … Continue reading

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Tales of Terror…from the Bible

DES MOINES (AP) — Don’t expect to hear these Bible stories at church.   Cannibalism, rape, a bear that mauls children — this is the Bible?   They’re among six stories from the Old Testament acted out in “Terror Texts,” … Continue reading

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Book Study: The Shack 06

Chapter 7: God on the Dock   P105    …but Jesus went straight to Papa and, kneeling at her feet, began to wipe off the front of her clothes. He worked down to her feet and gently lifted one foot at … Continue reading

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Book Study: The Shack (04)

< Chapter 5: Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner   P67      Perhaps there is a suprarationality: reason beyond the normal definitions of fact or data-based logic; something that only makes sense if you can see a bigger picture of reality. Maybe … Continue reading

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Book Study: The Shack 03

Chapter 4: The Great Sadness   P43:     Not wanting to appear overanxious or panicky, he found and soberly informed his two new friends that he couldn’t find Missy and asked if they would each check with their families.   Why … Continue reading

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