Category Archives: patriotism

Daily Devotions: Light of Liberty

Matthew 5: 14 “You are the world’s light. You cannot hide a city on a hill. The days following the 9/11 tragedy were amongst the weirdest that many of us ever experienced. To begin with, there were no planes in … Continue reading

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Bible Study on President Obama’s Inaugural Speech

I’ve written this extensive Bible study on President Obama’s Inaugural Speech for my Sunday School Class. If you would like a Word document copy of the study, please send me an email to traqair@aol.com. Put “Study on Obama’s Speech” in … Continue reading

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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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4 Minute Devotions: Sovereign Lord

What does it mean for God to be our Sovereign Lord?   Ezekiel 17:22 “‘This is what the Sovereign LORD says: I myself will take a shoot from the very top of a cedar and plant it; I will break … 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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4 Minute Devotions: Obama’s Election

The election of Barack Obama has brought about a new wave of hope across the world; but are we in danger of idolizing him and replacing God?   Podcast version here   Isaiah 49:8     This is what the LORD … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: Constitutional Crossroads

Today is one of the most important days in the history of our nation. May God bless America and our next President, whoever he turns out to be.   Podcast version here   Jeremiah 6:16            This is what the … Continue reading

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